Officers march for fallen comrades in Downtown Austin

AUSTIN - As police officers march to remember their fallen comrades, the Congress Avenue Bridge will close for several hours late Monday morning into the early afternoon.

Starting at 10:30 a.m., the Congress Avenue Bridge will close until about 1 p.m. for the Peace Officer Memorial Parade. According to KVUE's news partners at the Austin American-Statesman, the officers will assemble on the bridge and march to the south steps of the Texas State Capitol for a memorial.

 

 

The Statesman said Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush are scheduled to speak.

 

 

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