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F.E. Warren AFB airman killed in Colorado Humvee incident identified


CHEYENNE, Wyo. — F.E. Warren Air Force Base has identified the airman who died in a Humvee incident in Colorado on Sept. 16.

According to a release, Airman Trinity Reinhart from the 90th Missile Security Forces Squadron died in a Humvee incident near Grover, Colorado, on Sept. 16. A second airman involved was not seriously injured in the incident, they said.

Reinhart, of Eugene, Oregon, had been assigned to F.E. Warren AFB since May 19, according to the release.

“We offer our deepest condolences to Trinity’s family and friends,” said Col. Justin Secrest, 90th Security Forces Group commander in the release. “Losing one of our own is extremely difficult. We are grateful for the support from our surrounding communities during this heartbreaking time, especially the Colorado first responders who assisted at the scene.”

The Air Force initiated an Interim Safety Board immediately after the mishap to gather the facts surrounding the incident, they said. “A Safety Investigation Board will be convened to determine the cause of the crash and to recommend measures necessary to prevent future mishaps.”