AUDRAIN COUNTY, Mo. – A Memorial Highway Dedication is scheduled to honor fallen trooper James M. Bava in Audrain County.

Trooper James Matthew Bava

Trooper James Matthew Bava

Captain Michael A. Turner, commanding officer of Troop F, invites the public to attend the ceremony to dedicate a portion of Highway FF, as Trooper James M. Bava Memorial Highway. The ceremony will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, August 29th, 2016 and take place at the ball fields at the northeast corner of Missouri Highway FF and South Elmwood Drive in Mexico, Missouri.

Bava lost his life in a line of duty traffic crash on August 28, 2015.