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'It's the worst part of the job': the phone call no officer wants to make

Tess Kelly
December 21 2023 - 6:30pm
Peel Highway Patrol manager Inspector Kelly Wixx said road fatalities had taken a toll on first responders. Picture by Gareth Gardner
Peel Highway Patrol manager Inspector Kelly Wixx said road fatalities had taken a toll on first responders. Picture by Gareth Gardner

THIRTY phone calls, door knocks, and heartfelt sympathies have been made by police this year to let families know their loved one won't be coming home.

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Tess Kelly

Tess Kelly

Journalist

Tess Kelly is a journalist at the Northern Daily Leader, reporting mostly on court, while keeping tabs on all the happenings of the region. Story tips can be sent to tess.kelly@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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