Funeral for Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. William Bishop set for Friday
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WGFL) —
Florida Highway Patrol Sgt. William T. Bishop will be buried Friday, the Highway Patrol said Monday.
Bishop was struck and killed by a car Saturday night while working a wreck in the southbound lanes of Interstate 75.
A Highway Patrol report says Bishop was standing outside of his car in the emergency lane near the 403 mile marker when two vehicles crashed and struck the trooper.
No charges have been filed.
The Highway Patrol says Bishop's funeral will be 11 a.m. Friday at Christ Central Church in Lake City.
Memorial plans are still being finalized.