Friday, March 4 2022 at approximately 11:45 PM; Massachusetts State Trooper, Tamar Bucci, 34, was attempting to pull over to assist a disabled motor vehicle on Route 93 north in Stoneham when her cruiser was struck by a gasoline tanker carrying a full load of 10,000 gallons of gasoline.
Bucci’s funeral services were held at St. Anthony of Padua Church. Wake services on Tuesday, March 8 2022 with approximately 1200 service members in attendance. Funeral services were held on Wednesday, March 9 2022 with an approximated 2000 service members in attendance.
Bucci was escorted by six female troopers from the 85th Recruit Training Troop who served as Bucci’s pallbearers.
All of our hearts from the New Bedford Police Union go out to the family, friends, and all that have loved Trooper Bucci.