A JBLM soldier who was killed when a shuttle bus crashed on I-5 on Thursday has been identified as private Reymon Tolentino of Illinois.

He was headed back to base when the shuttle crashed in Lakewood. He died at the hospital.

Nine other soldiers were also in the van. Five of them were hurt. One remains in serious but stable condition.

Tolentino was a combat engineer. The night of the accident, he was taking soldiers from Sea-Tac Airport back to base.

Those soldiers had just returned home from deployment to Afghanistan.

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