LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A rosary service will be held Wednesday to honor an LAPD officer killed in traffic accident.
Nicholas Lee, 40, was killed Friday at the intersection of Loma Vista Drive and Doheny Road in Beverly Hills when the driver of a truck apparently lost control of the vehicle and struck Lee’s police cruiser, officials said.READ MORE: Vigils Held For ‘Dedicated, Outstanding, Compassionate’ Nurse Killed In Bus Stop Attack Near Union Station
Lee’s partner, who has only been identified by LAPD officials as Stephanie, was released from the hospital Saturday night.READ MORE: Shawn Smith, Suspect In Brianna Kupfer's Murder At Hancock Park Furniture Store, Arrested In Pasadena
The public rosary service will be held at St. Basil Catholic Church on Wilshire Boulevard in Koreatown.MORE NEWS: Marvel Actor Gaspard Ulliel Dead At 37 Following Ski Accident
A funeral service was scheduled for Thursday morning at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels in downtown Los Angeles, where a large turnout is expected, according to LAPD Cmdr. Andrew Smith.