FORT STEWART, Ga. (WSAV) – Officials say a Florida man was killed Sunday morning in an accident involving a National Guard vehicle on a Fort Stewart highway.
According to Fort Stewart spokesperson Kevin Larson, the crash happened around 9:30 a.m. on GA Highway 144 E near mile marker 12. Authorities have identified the victim as 21-year-old Jerome Westly Wynn II, of Jacksonville, Florida.
Larson says Wynn collided with a Light Medium Tactical Vehicle.
No word yet on the cause of the crash. Officials say Fort Stewart and the Georgia State Patrol responded.
News 3 will follow this developing story.
Contributions to this report by Lewis Levine, Coastal News Service