Monday, June 6, 2011

Funeral procession held for Jeff Taylor, Riverside police officer killed by lightning during Joplin rescue effort

Posted By on Mon, Jun 6, 2011 at 10:23 AM

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A funeral procession was held this weekend for Jeff Taylor, the Riverside police officer who was hit during a lightning strike while helping with the Joplin tornado rescue effort. Taylor's fellow officers escorted his body to an Overland Park funeral home. The Pitch's Matt Spencer snapped these photos of the procession.

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KSHB Channel 41 also captured an aerial footage of the procession (via the Turner Report):


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