By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police have identified an off-duty officer killed while riding a motorcycle in South Philadelphia. Police say 27-year-old Thomas Munz Jr. was riding a motorcycle head southbound on Broad Street when he came into contact with the rear driver’s side of a 2018 Gray Chevrolet Equinox just before 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Munz Jr. was ejected from the motorcycle and landed on the roadway. He later died from his injuries.

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The driver of the Chevy Equinox did not sustain any injuries and remained on the scene.

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Munz Jr. was one of two officers involved in the 2020 fatal shooting of Walter Wallace Jr. in West Philadelphia. Munz was never criminally charged in Wallace’s death.

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Police say Munz Jr. had been with the police department for four years and was assigned to the 18th District.