Circumstances of Death
Special Agent Craig Carney was involved in an accident when his government automobile was struck by a tractor-trailer truck on I-94 near Ann Arbor, Michigan. Agent Carney was rushed to St. Joseph's Hospital, but died enroute.
Agent Carney joined ATF on June 26, 1972, only six months prior to his untimely death. Previously, Agent Carney had served in the U.S. Army and graduated (1972) from Indiana University.
Agent Carney was born in Chicago, Illinois. He was single and survived by his father, Peter J. Carney.