Colo. officer struck during traffic stop dies
Officer Jeremy Bitner 'served his country and the city of Englewood with honor'
Duty Death: Jeremy Bitner - [Englewood, Colorado]
By Joey Bunch
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Englewood police officer Jeremy Bitner died early Monday, Chief John Collins said Tuesday afternoon.
Bitner, 39, was struck by an alleged drunk driver during a traffic stop.
The news was released Tuesday, "because we wanted to give the family some space and some time for recovery," Collins said.
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