Support our mission

A Schweinfurt, Germany-based soldier and his wife were killed Sunday in a car accident on Autobahn 70 between Bamberg and Schweinfurt, according to a U.S. Army Garrison Schweinfurt news release.

A third family member was injured in the accident and transferred to a German hospital, the release stated.

Names of the victims are being held withheld pending notification of next-of-kin.

The accident is under investigation, the release stated.


Stripes in 7



around the web


Sign Up for Daily Headlines

Sign-up to receive a daily email of today’s top military news stories from Stars and Stripes and top news outlets from around the world.

Sign up