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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Funeral services were held for Border Patrol Agent Alexander Giannini Saturday.

The service was held at a Church of Latter Day Saints in Tucson on the east side.

Giannini was killed in a rollover accident after he and another on-duty agent were involved in the crash on Interstate 10 about eight miles east of Benson.

Both people were taken to UAMC, but agent Giannini died on the way.

The cause of the accident is still under investigation.

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