The Dallas police department is grieving the loss of an officer who was killed in a car wreck.
Sr. Cpl. Recardo Trejo was off duty, driving near San Antonio Saturday morning, when he was involved in the crash.
He was a 36 year veteran of the department and assigned to the southeast division.
He was heading back to north Texas after celebrating Thanksgiving.
Dallas police chief David Brown issued a statement, saying in part, "I am saddened to report the death of Senior Corporal Recardo Trejo," and please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers.
Funeral arrangements are pending.