Ohioan Among Soldiers Killed In Vehicle Accident At U.S. Military Base

Oct 8, 2017


U.S. Military officials have identified the two soldiers killed after a military vehicle struck them while they were in formation Friday at a U.S. Army base in South Carolina.

A statement from Fort Jackson on Saturday identifies the deceased as Privatge Ethan Shrader of Tennessee, and Private Timothy Ashcraft of Cincinnati. The injured are identified as Private Emmett Foreman of Alabama; Private Hannah New of Georgia; Private Benjamin Key Tennessee; Private Alan Kryszak of Tennessee; Private Cardre Jackson Junior of Maryland; and Private James Foster of Georgia. Fort Jackson calls the incident a "tragic accident," but didn't say where the wreck happened or the type of vehicle involved.