East Tennessee Soldier Killed in Canada

FORT WAINWRIGHT, Alaska (AP) -- Army officials are reporting a Fort Wainwright soldier from East Tennessee was killed Friday in a motor vehicle collision while traveling through Canada.

They say 22-year-old Private Johnny Guy of Hampton, Tennessee, near Johnson City, was traveling near Bariere, British Columbia, when his vehicle collided with a tractor trailer.

Officials say Guy was a food service specialist assigned to the 25th Brigade Support Battalion.

He joined the Army in March 2007 and was assigned to Fort Wainwright in August 2007.

They say his family has been notified and Canadian authorities are investigating the incident.

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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