Drunk driver kills off-duty Comal Co. corrections officer in Marble Falls
A drunk driver struck and killed an off-duty Comal County corrections officer on Tuesday.
The Comal County Sheriff's Office says Officer Cynthia Young was in Marble Falls with her family to watch a Fourth of July fireworks show when she was struck by a vehicle while trying to cross a street on foot.
The sheriff's office says the driver ran a stop sign.
Officer Young was transported to a local hospital but she died from her injuries.
She began her career at the sheriff’s office in 2009.