Soldiers involved in Humvee accident identified

Soldiers involved in Humvee accident identified
Two soldiers were taken to a local hospital with injuries. Source: WDAM
Two soldiers were taken to a local hospital with injuries. Source: WDAM

PERRY COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A Humvee carrying soldiers training at Camp Shelby overturned in Perry County Friday morning, according to Mississippi Highway Patrol Troop J Public Information Officer Brent Barfield.

Barfield said the Humvee was driven by Ryan Adams, 23 of Johnson City, TN. The vehicle overturned into a median just west of the Camp Shelby East Gate on Highway 98 around 7:44 a.m.

Barfield said Johnson and a passenger named Ryan Morris were taken to a local hospital by ambulance with injuries. Both sustained moderate injuries, according to Barfield.

The accident is under investigation by MHP.