Summerville officer dies days after collapsing during traffic stop

Published: Oct. 27, 2014 at 3:49 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 27, 2014 at 6:56 PM EDT
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SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - Summerville Police are mourning the loss of one of their own.

A Summerville Police officer died six days after collapsing during a traffic stop, Summerville Police have confirmed.

Officer Robert Blajszczak, a seven-year veteran of the department died Saturday, according to Summerville Police Capt. Jon Rogers.

Blajszczak collapsed during a traffic stop on Oct. 20, Rogers said.

"Robert was part of our department's Traffic Division and will be sorely missed," Rogers said.

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