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UPDATE: Funeral procession being held for CBP officer killed in crash

Officer Walterio Nunez Officer Walterio Nunez
PIMA COUNTY, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A two-car crash on Friday, March 16, left one person dead and another person in the hospital, according to Arizona Department of Public Safety.

According to police, a drunk driver swerved across the middle of Highway 19 and hit a vehicle carrying U.S Customs and Border Protection agent, Walterio Nunez, and his wife.

Nunez was declared deceased at the scene and his wife remains in the hospital.

A funeral procession for Nunez will be held in Nogales at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, March 23.

The department's duty office stated that the crash happened around 8:40 p.m. on March 9 near Papago Road.

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