A somber day for family and friends of fallen New York State Police Trooper David Cunniff. Funeral services were held for him Friday after he was killed during a traffic stop on the Thruway earlier this week. Erin Connolly attended the service at Grace Fellowship in Latham and has more.
LATHAM, N.Y. -- Thousands of family, friends, and fellow Troopers paid their respects to Trooper David Cunniff on Friday.
Trooper Cunniff was killed on Monday during a routine traffic stop by exit 27 on the Thruway. He pulled over a driver for speeding, and while both cars were on the shoulder, a tractor trailer crashed into them from behind.
Cunniff leaves behind a wife, and two children. The family asks anyone with memories to email them to firstname.lastname@example.org.