Odessa Police Honor Guard attend funeral for fallen state trooper

Odessa Police Honor Guard attend funeral for fallen state trooper
(Source: Odessa Police Department)

ODESSA, TX (KWES) - The Odessa Police Honor Guard was in South Texas on Friday for the funeral of a state trooper killed last weekend.

Thousands of law enforcement across Texas came to Temple Bible Church for the funeral of Trooper Thomas Nipper.

On Saturday, a driver crashed into the back of his patrol unit while he was still inside on a traffic stop.

Trooper Nipper was 63 and spent the last 43-years in law enforcement.

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