Connecticut National Guardsman Josue Alicea-Tirado tragically killed same week as wedding

Connecticut National Guardsman Josue Alicea-Tirado tragically killed same week as wedding

A 19-year-old member of the Connecticut Nationwide Guard was killed in a automotive wreck the identical week he was alleged to get married, a navy official revealed.

Specialist Josue Alicea-Tirado, of Waterbury, succumbed to his accidents from a automotive crash Tuesday, simply three days earlier than his marriage ceremony, which is now scheduled to be the day of his wake, in accordance with his obituary.

“The lack of this younger man so near what ought to have been the happiest day of his life makes this tragedy even tougher to digest,” Maj. Gen. Francis J. Evon Jr. stated in a tweet Wednesday.

His marriage ceremony was scheduled for Friday, Evon Jr. famous.

“He was lucky to come back from a big and closeknit prolonged household that was very happy with him and his navy service,” Evon Jr. stated in a press release.

“I prolong my deepest sympathies to his household and fiancée.”

The crash occurred earlier than daybreak on Tuesday morning. The opposite driver suffered non-life threatening accidents.WVIT-TV

Alicea-Tirado, of the 102nd Infantry, was with the Connecticut Nationwide Guard for 2 years and was a mechanic in his civilian life, Evon stated.

{The teenager} was killed early Tuesday morning when Alicea-Tirado’s experience and one other car collided, in accordance with the CT Insider. The opposite driver reportedly suffered non-life threatening accidents.

“It’s usually throughout these unlucky occasions that we take time to mirror on our personal lives,” Evon Jr. stated.

Each drivers have been rushed to a neighborhood hospital, the place Alicea-Tirado was pronounced lifeless.WVIT-TV

“As you retain the reminiscence of Josue in your ideas, please keep in mind that the well being and security of our drive is paramount and the choices we make each day ought to be a mirrored image of our dedication to sustaining the well-being of our Connecticut Nationwide Guard group.”  

Alicea-Tirado, born in Puerto Rico, leaves behind his mother and father and three siblings, together with a twin sister, in accordance with his obituary.

In his free time he would attend automotive meets and loved attending automotive exhibits, his obit stated.

The crash pressured Watertown Avenue to shut whereas an investigation happened.WVIT-TV

Maj. David Pytlik stated Alicea-Tirado’s household extends to Puerto Rico and contains quite a few legislation enforcement officers, in accordance with the CT Put up.

“They’re very happy with his navy service,” Pytlik reportedly stated.

He’s anticipated to be buried Saturday with full navy honors.

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