Retired AC police officer killed in crash

March 10, 2011 1:40:37 PM PST
Atlantic County authorities are investigating a crash in Absecon on Thursday morning that left a retired police officer dead.

It happened on Route 30 at Delilah Road around 8:00 a.m.

Police say 63-year-old Lawrence Lee Jr. of Atlantic City was driving his pick-up truck west on Route 30 when he lost control of his vehicle.

The pick-up went off the road and hit a billboard.

Lee, a retired member of the Atlantic City police force, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Absecon Police are investigating.