DALHART, TX (KFDA) - A memorial has been scheduled in honor of Blitz, the Hartley County K-9 deputy who died earlier this week.
The memorial service will be March 9 at the First Baptist Church in Dalhart.
On Monday, Blitz was hit by a car and ran away. After searching all day on Tuesday, a citizen called in and said they found Blitz on the 700 block of Oak Street.
Officials say he died as a result from the injuries sustained by being hit by a car.
The memorial for Blitz is open to the public.
The Hartley County Sheriff's Office put together a heartfelt video in remembrance of Blitz.
You can watch the full video below: