Baton Rouge police officer killed in motorcycle crash on Friday

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BATON ROUGE – According to WBRZ, Corporal Shane Totty was escorting a funeral procession when a pick-up truck pulled in front of his motorcycle Friday.

He was taken to a local hospital where he later died.

The 31-year-old officer leaves behind his fiancé and young daughter.

Black and blue ribbons cover the accident site, and a memorial has formed at BRPD headquarters.

Funeral services will begin Wednesday with the first of two visitations.

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