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Funeral services set for Baton Rouge Police officer

5 years ago Monday, April 12, 2010 8:37:45 AM CDT April 12, 2010 Monday, April 12 2010 Apr 12, 2010 in News
Source: BRPD

Funeral services are set for a Baton Rouge Police Officer killed in a deadly crash on I-10 near Grosse Tete.

Visitaion for Russell Kiger will be tonight from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Voice of Pentecostal Church on Greenwell Springs.

Visitation will continue Tuesday morning at 8, with the services beginning at Noon.

Kiger, along with his cousin and two truckers, were killed in the crash.

State Police say an 18-wheeler hit another truck parked on the shoulder, then crossed the median hit another 18-wheeler and car Kiger was in.

Troopers ticketed the driver of the truck that was side-swiped for improperly parking on the shoulder.

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