WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio (WDTN) – The man found near a taxiway on Wright-Patterson Air Force Base has been identified.
Base officials announced Thursday the man found unresponsive Tuesday near Taxiway A is 32-year-old Montrey Smith of Dayton.
In a statement from the base, Investigators say they believe Smith was involved in a car accident on Route 4 around 11:00 p.m. on Monday night. A witness told investigators Mr. Smith appeared disoriented and wandered from the crash scene on foot.
A base canine found clothes matching Mr. Smith’s near where Smith climbed a fence. His partially clothed body was found Tuesday morning.
An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday at the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office.
The incident remains under investigation.