Father of fallen Chattanooga police officer remembers his son ahead of the funeral

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Barry Galinger speaks about his son, Chattanooga police officer Nicholas Galinger, during the visitation at Mt. Washington Presbyterian Church Thursday, February 28, 2019 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Barry Galinger said he son died doing what he loved.
Staff photo by Erin O. Smith / Barry Galinger speaks about his son, Chattanooga police officer Nicholas Galinger, during the visitation at Mt. Washington Presbyterian Church Thursday, February 28, 2019 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Barry Galinger said he son died doing what he loved.

Nicholas Galinger, 38, died after being struck by a car late Saturday night on Hamill Road in Hixson while inspecting a manhole cover after recent heavy rains.

Nicholas' father, Barry Galinger, took some time to remember his son for who he was and how he lived.

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