Service for Phoenix officer to be held Saturday

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By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

PHOENIX (AP) -- A Phoenix police officer killed in a hit-and-run accident Sunday will be buried Saturday following a funeral service the same day.

The department says the service for Officer Daryl Raetz will be held at 9 a.m. Saturday at Christ's Church of the Valley in Peoria.

Immediately following the service, Raetz will be interred at Phoenix Memorial Park.

Raetz was fatally injured when struck by a vehicle while at the scene of a DUI stop.