Car accident, Schriever military member death
Release Number: 030811
Published August 05, 2011
Capt. Vivian Elmo, an Air Force Active Guard Reservist assigned to the 310th Space Wing, died in a two-car accident Aug.3 at approximately 3:45 pm in the intersection of Highway 94 and Curtis Road.
Elmo was pronounced dead on-scene at 4:16 p.m due to wounds sustained during the accident while the other driver was transported to a local medical facility.
"The 310th Space Wing is a close-knit family and we're devastated," said Col. Jeffrey Mineo, 310 SW commander. "Captain Elmo was a rising star within our ranks. I extend my deepest personal condolences to the family and friends of Captain Elmo."
Elmo, 41, was a Louisiana native with over 20 years military service.
Colorado State Patrol is in charge of the scene of the accident and investigation. The accident is currently under investigation.
For further information, contact the 310th Space Wing Public Affairs Office, (719) 567-6367.
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