(Red Oak) A U.S. Air Force sergeant from Red Oak died in a motorcycle accident in southern Arizona Friday. According to a press release, 36-year-old Tech Sgt. Dustin Jackson died after the accident near Saguaro National Park.
The Red Oak native was taken to a Tucson hospital, where he died from his injuries. The cause of the accident remains under investigation.
Tech Sgt. Dustin Jackson was a crew chief on the base fire department. He enlisted in the Air Force in 2000 and came to Tucson in August 2008.
According to the Air Force, Sgt. Jackson recently returned from Iraq. He is survived by his parents and a sister.
February 13, 2012
9:00 A.M. Newscast