STOCKTON, Calif. - A memorial service was held Saturday morning in San Joaquin County to honor a California Highway Patrol officer who was fatally struck by an alleged drunk driver on Christmas Eve.
Family members and friends were joined by hundreds of law enforcement officers who paid their respects to Officer Andrew Camilleri at Christian Life Center in Stockton.
Camilleri died on Dec. 24 while he and his partner were on patrol in Hayward.
A car hit the back of their SUV as they were on the side of the road on Interstate 880 near Highway 92.
Donations can be made on the C.A.H.P Credit Union website or directly mailed to:
Officer Andrew Camilleri Memorial Fund
PO Box 276507
Sacramento, CA 95827
Click here to donate to the CHP memorial fund for Officer Camilleri.