Bio & Incident Details
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Cause: Automobile accident
Sergeant Larry Maxey was killed in an automobile accident in Scott County, Alabama, while transporting two AWOL soldiers from Birmingham back to Fort McClellan.
He had been sent to pick them up after they were arrested in Birmingham. As they made the return trip a tractor trailer crossed the median of I-20 and struck the prisoner transport van head-on. Sergeant Maxey and one of the soldiers were killed in the crash.
Sergeant Maxey was survived by his expectant wife and son.