Police Officer Jeremy Brinton succumbed to injuries sustained the previous evening when he was struck by a vehicle on I-19 near the Mariposa Road exit at about 8:15 pm.
Officer Brinton was working an overtime assignment and assisting with lane closures at a road construction site. He was struck by a car as he stood outside of his patrol car. He was flown to Banner University Medical Center where he succumbed to injuries the following day.
Officer Brinton had served with the Nogales Police Department for 18 years. He is survived by his wife and four children.