LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Funeral arrangements have been made for Las Vegas Metro Detective Justin Terry who was killed in a tragic crash on U.S. 95 Friday morning.


The funeral for the 45-year-old husband and father of two will be on Monday, June 20 at Central Christian, 1001 New Beginnings Drive, in Henderson at 10 a.m.


According to Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, a police procession will escort the detective and his family from Palm Downtown Mortuary to the Henderson church starting at 8:30 a.m. The procession will likely cause some traffic delays until around 9:30 a.m.

The procession route will be:

  • Exit the Palm parking lot onto Main Street
  • South on Main Street
  • West on Washington Avenue
  • South on I-15
  • Exit east on Sahara Avenue
  • South on Las Vegas Boulevard
  • East on I-215
  • North on US 95
  • Exit east on Russell Road to the church


Before the funeral, the public will be able to pay their respects to the fallen detective at two public visitations for Detective Terry. Those will be held on Friday, June 17, and Saturday, June 18 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Palm Cheyenne Mortuary.

The detective served with Metro for 20 years.

He died near the Centennial Bowl project on June 10 when a safety beam, hit by a passing tractor-trailer, fell on his car.

The accident is under investigation.

The Injured Officer’s Police Fund is raising money by selling metal bracelets that honor Detective Justin Terry. However, they are currently out of stock. You can also make donations to a fund in his name.