Louisiana police officer killed in funeral procession crash

Baton Rouge Cpl. Shane Totty

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Authorities say a Louisiana police officer was killed after being hit while riding a motorcycle as part of a funeral procession.

Pickup crashed into police officer

Police say a pickup truck crashed into Totty, who was escorting a funeral procession. The department says Totty was a four-year veteran of the force.

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The crash is under investigation. Authorities have not identified the driver of the truck or said whether charges will be filed.