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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.

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