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Funeral service for NSP Trooper killed last week

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Posted at 12:06 PM, Jun 27, 2019

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (KMTV) — Last week, Nebraska State Patrol Trooper Jerry Smith was killed while on duty. Today, Troopers and the public gathered in Scottsbluff to pay the 51-year-old father and husband tribute at his funeral services.

Hundreds of law enforcement officers from around the country were in attendance.

Smith was killed after a driver struck a car waiting to turn and veered into oncoming traffic, hitting Smith's Dodge Charger head-on.

See also: 3-vehicle crash leaves two dead, including Nebraska trooper

Trooper Jerry Smith's Memorial Service