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PRESS RELEASE: Airmen found dead in dorms on Spangdahlem

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, Germany --

Two Airmen were found unresponsive in a dormitory room at approximately 6:30 p.m. January 9, 2020, at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany.

Emergency responders arrived on scene, and both Airmen were pronounced deceased around 6:50 p.m.

Names of the deceased will be withheld for 24 hours after notification of their next of kin.

The incident is currently under investigation. Further details will be provided when they become available.

All inquiries should be directed to the 52nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs Office at DSN 452-6555 or commercial +49 6565616555.