AUSTIN (KXAN) — Funeral companies for a Travis County Sheriff’s Workplace deputy killed in a western Travis County motor vehicle crash in March 2020 were being held Thursday in Austin.

Senior Deputy Christopher Korzilius died in a two-car or truck crash in the 7700 block of FM 2244, west of Loop 360, when a two-door Infiniti crossed the highway heading westbound and strike his Ford Escape, which was touring eastbound.

TCSO suggests Korzilius joined the sheriff’s office environment in June 2016 and expended most of his time operating night time shift patrol in jap Travis County. He was promoted to senior deputy two yrs soon after signing up for the company and joined the VICE device in January 2020.

The expert services had been held at Austin Ridge Bible Church, beginning at 1 p.m.

TCSO produced the plan for the solutions, and the buy of situations were being expected to be:

  • Rifle, Coloration Guard, and Flag Folding Workforce Placement
  • A few-volley salute
  • Taps
  • Flag Folding & Presentation to the Sheriff
  • Flag Folding Group Exits
  • Last 10-42 (Radio get in touch with)
  • Helicopter flyover
  • Riderless Horse
  • Astounding Grace (APD Pipe & Drum)
  • March Off of Shade Guard

His service was originally scheduled for March 2020, but it was postponed because of to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Funeral for Travis County Senior Deputy Christopher Korzilius, who was killed in a car crash in March 2020 (KXAN Photo/Frank Martinez)
  • Funeral for Travis County Senior Deputy Christopher Korzilius, who was killed in a car crash in March 2020 (KXAN Photo/Frank Martinez)
  • Funeral for Travis County Senior Deputy Christopher Korzilius, who was killed in a car crash in March 2020 (KXAN Photo/Frank Martinez)
  • Funeral for Travis County Senior Deputy Christopher Korzilius, who was killed in a car crash in March 2020 (KXAN Photo/Frank Martinez)