Funeral held for Iredell County deputy killed in crash

- Friends and family gathered to say goodbye to a beloved Iredell County Sheriff’s deputy on Tuesday.

Corporal Bill Wood was killed in a crash on July 18 along Taylorsville Hwy.

More than two dozen flags lined the entrance to the church where a funeral service is being held for an Iredell County Sheriff's deputy killed in a crash last week. 

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Wood's funeral services are being held here at Western Avenue Baptist Church. 

On Wednesday, he was off duty, riding on Taylorsville Hwy, when he collided with another Iredell County Sheriff's deputy who was on duty.

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Leading up to the ceremony there was a procession of motorcycles in his honor that ended here at the church. 

The media was not allowed inside of the service, but fox 46 did speak with his wife, who asked all to keep her and the department in their prayers. 

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