Trooper's death is a tragic reminder to slow down

Corporal Daniel Groves died after being hit by a vehicle on Interstate 76
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DENVER (KKTV) - After a tragic accident which led to the death of 52-year-old Cpl. Daniel Groves, Colorado State Patrol is urging drivers to slow down when they see a roadside wreck.

Groves was hit by a car during the blizzard Wednesday as he was helping a driver who had slid off Interstate 76 near the Denver area.
Col. Matthew Packard says several people stopped to try and resuscitate Groves after he was hit by a vehicle.

A memorial service is scheduled this Thursday in Longmont. Packard says Groves will be remembered as a hero.