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Sylvester Hiroyuki Hernandez

A Fort Hood soldier who was charged in December with racing on a highway causing serious bodily injury or death was indicted by the Bell County grand jury in Belton on Wednesday.

Staff Sgt. Sylvester Hiroyuki Hernandez, 33, with Fort Hood’s 15th Military Intelligence Battalion, was charged with the felony after his involvement in a street race on Dec. 17 that resulted in the death of another soldier, Kali Athinos Strongheart.

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