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Fatal wreck shuts down Hwy 119 from Pembroke to Hwy 144

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A Knight Armored Support Vehicle. A Knight Armored Support Vehicle.
PEMBROKE, GA (WTOC) -

According to Fort Stewart officials and Bryan County Emergency workers, Highway 119 from Pembroke to Highway 144 has been shut down after a fatal car accident. 

A van was struck by a Knight Armored Transport Vehicle.

The driver of the van died as a result of the accident, and two soldiers were transported.

The cause of the accident is still unknown, and authorities continue to investigate.

The roadway is still closed, and there has not been a timetable established for its re-opening.

Please avoid the area if possible, and please take alternate routes to Pembroke via Georgia Highway 84 or Georgia Highway 196.

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