PLR 20-012 - AMV Mishap Claims One Soldier's Life
A Specialist assigned to Huntsville, Texas, died in an Army motor vehicle mishap 12 November 2019 in Walker County, Texas, at 1620 local. The Soldier was driving an M1165 up-armored HMMWV southbound on a highway when it overturned. He and the truck commander were reportedly ejected from the vehicle. Both Soldiers were transported to a local hospital, where the driver later died. The truck commander suffered non-fatal injuries and is currently hospitalized. Speed and seat belt use are unknown at this time. The mishap is under investigation.