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Funeral held for officer killed in crash

(Source: KATV) (Source: KATV)
(Source: KATV) (Source: KATV)
MCCRORY, AR (KAIT) -

Members of a Woodruff County community laid an officer to rest on Tuesday.

According to KATV, hundreds of people attended the funeral for McCrory Police Department Officer Aaron Barker.

Barker died after hitting a deer while responding to a call.

McCrory Mayor Doyle Fowler told KATV that he knew Officer Barker for a while and he’s overwhelmed by the support for his small city and Barker.

Numerous agencies attended the funeral, along with Attorney General Leslie Rutledge.

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