Altus Air Force Base reported Wednesday afternoon that a civilian was found on base unresponsive. They were then taken to Jackson County Memorial Hospital were they were pronounced dead.
According to reports, the civilian was on base visiting an Airman assigned to the 97th Air Mobility Wing.
The unresponsive person was taken to the hospital where they were pronounced dead at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 30.
The name of the person is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
Additional information, including cause of death, were not known at press time.
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