Report: Cop killed in Bronx wrong-way crash was sober

An off-duty officer from The Bronx who was killed in a wrong-way collision back in March was sober at the time of the crash, according to a toxicology report. The results found 29-year-old Reginald

News 12 Staff

May 16, 2012, 2:44 PM

Updated 4,349 days ago

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Report: Cop killed in Bronx wrong-way crash was sober
An off-duty officer from The Bronx who was killed in a wrong-way collision back in March was sober at the time of the crash, according to a toxicology report.
The results found 29-year-old Reginald Velez was not drinking or using drugs when he crashed head-on into a tractor-trailer on I-95.
Velez had been a police officer in Mount Vernon, where the police commissioner said fatigue may have played a role in his death.


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