Ohio Sailor Killed In Crash Of U.S. Naval Destroyer

Jun 19, 2017

Leo Rehm Junior

An Elyria man is one of the U.S. Navy sailors killed when their destroyer crashed with a Japanese cargo vessel over the weekend.

The Pentagon says 37-year-old Fire Controlman First Class Leo Rehm Junior is one of seven sailors aboard the USS Fitzgerald who were found dead after the destroyer docked in Japan.  The cause of the crash is under investigation.