Sailor stationed at Fort Gordon dies from wreck injuries

A sailor stationed at Fort Gordon has died after being injured in a wreck on Thanksgiving Day, according to the Richmond County Coroner’s Office.

Jason Oliver Alexander, 22, was a passenger in a vehicle that was involved in the accident about 1 a.m. Thursday at North Leg and Wrightsboro roads, according to a news release from Deputy Coroner Kenneth Boose.

Alexander was taken to AU Medical Center’s emergency room by Gold Cross EMS and was admitted to the Shock/Trauma Unit. He was pronounced dead about 5 p.m. Sunday, according to the release.

The cause of death was blunt force injuries of the head and torso. No autopsy will be performed, according to the release.

 

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