Officer Henry Brown was killed after being struck by a vehicle as he was assisting a disabled motorist.
Officer Brown stopped to assist the motorist in a torrential rainfall and was between his cruiser and her car when his cruiser was rear ended, pinning him and the motorist in between the two vehicles. He died later at the hospital. The motorist survived with minor injuries.
Officer Brown is survived by his wife and 7-year-old son. He had received 35 commendations since joining the department in 1990.