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CHP officer passes due to COVID complications

Scott Merritt September 10, 2021
Posted at 8:13 PM, Sep 10, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-10 23:13:21-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KERO) — California Highway Patrol posted on Facebook that Bakersfield lost an officer Friday due to COVID-19 complications.

Officer Scott Edward Merritt, 42, is survived by his wife and two children.