Paying tribute to a fallen officer, family and friends of trooper Jonathan Leonard gathered in his memory seven years after he died in a crash.
A native of
, he is remembered well. Pike County
The community lit up the night in honor of the officer.
Jonathan Leonard served more than 3 years with Kentucky State Police.
On December 19th, 2006, the unthinkable happened.
Leonard died in a crash while responding to call on US 119 in Pike County.
Leonard was 28 years old when he died.
Before his death no troopers had died on duty in 18 years.