Wyoming High School athletics entrance dedicated to fallen police officer
Kaia Grant died in the line of duty in March 2020.
CINCINNATI (WXIX) - The Wyoming School Foundation on Thursday dedicated the entrance to the Wyoming High School athletics complex in honor of Kaia Grant, a police officer who died in the line of duty in March 2020.
Grant graduated from Wyoming High School in 2005. During her high-school career, according to a police spokesperson, Grant was an avid athlete and participated in numerous sports.
“Now everyone who visits the athletic field will be greeted by Kaia’s contagious smile,” the spokesperson said.
Grant, a former officer with the Springdale Police Department, died when a police cruiser was struck during a traffic pursuit on Interstate 275. Tributes poured in from around the nation in the aftermath of her death.
She was 33 years old at the time and an eight-year veteran of the department. She graduated from the College of William and Mary in Virginia.
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