Funeral For Phoenix Police Officer Scheduled For Thursday
A funeral has been scheduled for Thursday morning to honor a Phoenix police officer killed in a violent crash authorities said was caused by someone who ran a red light.
The service for Officer Ginarro New is scheduled for 9 a.m. June 10 at Dream City Church in north Phoenix.
Late on Memorial Day, New was southbound on Cave Creek Road in a patrol SUV. His vehicle was hit in the Greenway Parkway intersection by a car authorities said ran the red light.
The force of the crash sent the police SUV through a block wall and into a parking lot.
New, 27, died at a hospital.
The driver of the other car was also killed in the accident.