Virginia State Trooper Lt. Henry Jay Cullen, 48, who was killed in a helicopter crash near Charlottesville, Va., on Aug. 12, 2017, was a 1991 graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Daytona Beach, Fla., campus. He received a bachelor of science degree in Aeronautical Science. The entire Embry-Riddle community’s thoughts are with his family and friends at this difficult and sad time.
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