Alabama National Guard Humvee crashes on I-65 North, one Soldier killed

MONTGOMERY, AL (05/31/2018) (readMedia)-- An Alabama National Guard Humvee carrying two Soldiers crashed at approximately 10 a.m. today, on Interstate 65 North near mile marker 64, north of Atmore. One Soldier was killed, and one Soldier was evaluated at a local hospital and released.

We are deeply saddened by the loss of this Soldier, and are praying for and thinking of the family. We do not have additional details on the incident at this time. The Alabama National Guard will conduct an investigation into the cause of the accident.

Out of respect for the family, the service member's name is being withheld until 24 hours after the next of kin has been notified.