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Tennessee Officer Killed in Roadside Collision

Police Officer Michael Petrina was struck and killed by an automobile on northbound I-65, while at the scene of a previous accident.

The officer was speaking to a Department of Transportation truck driver when a motorhome approached the scene swerved in between the stopped vehicles and pedestrians. Officer Petrina was struck and killed by the vehicle.

May 12, 2014

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Bobby @ 5/13/2014 12:53 PM

I knew Christy and I used to stop and clean up around her memorial at the scene of her death, sometimes after work. I never knew the officer, Michael Patrina but while working in law enforcement I have known far to many officers lost giving their all. My condolences goes to the family and surviving officers of Metro Nashville Police Department.

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