A soldier stationed at Fort Jackson in South Carolina waskilled early Sunday morning in a car accident.
A spokesman for the South Carolina Highway Patrol says thesoldier, identified by Fort Jackson officials as Cpt. Tony Brannon, Jr., wastraveling west on Clemson Road shortly before midnight when his vehicle struckan embankment near the Percival Road intersection.
The 38-year-old Brannon was pronounced dead at the scene,but was transported to Palmetto Health Richland for an autopsy.
South Carolina Highway Patrol is still investigating theaccident.