10/10/2012

Cop disabled from '91 hit-and-run dies

Chief: Original incident 'quite possibly one of the worst nights in the history of the department'

By Scott J. Croteau
Telegram & Gazette

WORCESTER, Mass. — Retired Worcester Police Officer Peter Kneeland, who was severely injured while working a paid police detail on Cambridge Street on Sept. 18, 1991, died over the weekend. He worked 14 years as a police officer.