A 3rd Infantry Division soldier was killed in a motorcycle accident on Fort Stewart early this morning.
The accident occurred around 12:01 a.m. on Highway 119 near the NCO Academy. The soldier was assigned to the 1st Heavy Brigade Combat Team. The Marne Division expresses its deepest condolences to the family members of the soldier. Chaplain support and family assistance have been extended to the soldier's family.
The name of the soldier is being withheld until next of kin notification is confirmed. The accident is under investigation by Fort Stewart police.