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Off-Duty Dallas Officer Killed In Car Crash

Sr. Cpl. Recardo Trejo of the Dallas Police Department (Photo: Dallas Police)

Sr. Cpl. Recardo Trejo of the Dallas Police Department (Photo: Dallas Police)

DALLAS (AP) – An off-duty Dallas police officer has been killed in a head-on collision.

Dallas police officials say Sr. Cpl. Recardo Trejo died Saturday afternoon in Kendall County, north of San Antonio.

officer Off Duty Dallas Officer Killed In Car Crash

Sr. Cpl. Recardo Trejo of the Dallas Police Department (Photo: Dallas Police)

Texas Department of Public Safety officials say Trejo was driving around a curve when he crossed into oncoming traffic and hit another vehicle. He died at the scene.

The San Antonio Express-News reports that the man in the other vehicle was listed in good condition at a hospital.

Trejo had worked for the Dallas Police Department for 36 years.

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