Jupiter Police Officer Bruce St. Laurent was killed Sunday afternoon after his motorcycle was struck by by a Ford F-150 pick-up truck as he rode in a motorcade as President Barack Obama traveled to the Palm Beach County Convention Center.
Officer Bruce St. Laurent was in the process of closing Interstate 95 at the 45th Street exit when he was struck, Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Department spokeswoman Teri Barbera said. He was pronounced dead at the St. Mary’s Medical Center.
Officer Bruce St. Laurent was about to shut down Interstate 95 by the 45 th Street exit when he was struck by a vehicle, Barbera said. Officer St. Laurent was a 20-year veteran of the force.