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San Antonio Officer Killed In Wrong-Way Wreck

San Antonio Officer Killed In Wrong-Way Wreck

Associated Press

March 15, 2011

SAN ANTONIO — San Antonio police say an officer and a suspected drunken driver have been killed in a wrong-way accident on Interstate 35.

Police say 27-year-old Officer Stephanie Brown was in her patrol car and responding to a call early Tuesday when the head-on collision happened. Brown died at a San Antonio hospital.

The name of the man driving the SUV the wrong way on I-35, near downtown San Antonio, was not immediately released. Police say he was dead at the scene. The police report of the wreck says the SUV’s headlights were not on.

Brown had been on the force for three years.

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