Services set for trooper killed on I-75
Funeral services are set for the Michigan State Police trooper who died on Friday after being struck by a vehicle while on patrol.
A funeral for Trooper Chad Wolf is scheduled for 1 p.m. Tuesday at Fenton High School gymnasium, 3200 W. Shiawassee Ave., in Fenton, according to an obituary posted on the website of Sharp Funeral Homes. Interment will be at Fairview Cemetery in Linden.
Visitation will be held from 5 p.m to 9 p.m. Sunday and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday at Sharp Funeral Homes, Fenton Chapel, 1000 Silver Lake Rd., Fenton.
Contributions can be made to the Chad H. Wolf Memorial Fund. A GoFundMe account has also been created and has raised more than $42,000 by Saturday night
Wolf, 38, died of injuries after he was struck by a vehicle towing a trailer while he was on motorcycle patrol.
According to the state police, Wolf was hit about 6:30 a.m. on Dixie Highway while crossing over I-75 in Springfield Township, snatched from the motorcycle and trapped beneath the car or trailer, then dragged for several miles.
Wolf was taken to Genesys Regional Medical Center in Grand Blanc Township, where he died Friday afternoon.
Wolf, a married father of four, enlisted with the Michigan State Police in 2008 and served at the Jackson, Flint and Metro posts, officials said.