K9 Officer Killed In Car Accident

Posted at 11:37 AM, Apr 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-09 11:37:49-04

CHRISTIAN COUNTY, Ky. (Kentucky New Era)– A K-9 officer is dead after being hit by a vehicle Sunday.

Dzek was a one-and-a-half-year-old Belgian Malinois.

According to the newspaper, he got out of a fenced area while chasing a cat.

He was later found dead with injuries that appeared to have come from being hit by a vehicle.

Dzek joined the sheriff’s office in November 2017.