Updated: Monday, 08 Oct 2012, 10:47 AM CDT
Published : Monday, 08 Oct 2012, 10:47 AM CDT
ROWLETT, Texas (AP) — Services will be held Tuesday in the Dallas area for a 67-year-old Texas trooper who collapsed and died during a physical readiness test.
Department of Public Safety officials said Sgt. Paul Hernandez died Thursday in San Antonio. The highway patrol officer was stationed in nearby Universal City.
No cause of death was immediately released for Hernandez, who'd been with DPS for nearly 36 years.
His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Rowlett United Methodist Church. Burial will be at Lakeview Cemetery in Lavon.
DPS officials said donations in memory of Hernandez may be made to the American Heart Association.
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