Fort Hood releases name of solider killed in car crash

Posted at 12:35 PM, Mar 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-08 14:19:14-05

Fort Hood officials have released the name of the solider killed an a car crash on Sunday.

Sgt. Sean McGregor Van Der Wall, 25, of Pennsylvania was killed in the wreck near Georgetown.

Officials say Van Der Wal entered active-duty service in April 2014 as a military policeman. He was assigned to the 720th Military Police Battalion, 89th Military Police Brigade, Fort Hood, since February 2016.

His awards and decorations include the Army Achievement Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Defense Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon and Overseas Service Medal, the military said,

Circumstances surrounding this accident remain under investigation.

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