Matthew D. Hawkins
Summary: military veteran who was among one of six known fatalities involved in a motor-vehicle accident when a Greyhound bus carrying approximately 39 passengers en route from Chicago to Orlando, Florida had reportedly slammed into oncoming traffic along Nashville's Interstate 24 highway after a male passenger identified as 29-year-old Croatian Muslim immigrant Damir Igric allegedly slashed the bus driver's throat with a box cutter for unknown reasons before commandeering the steering wheel, causing the bus to crash and also seriously injured at least 21 other passengers onboard, in which FBI officials said the bus attack was an isolated incident not connected to the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks at the time.
Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a bus accident
Born: June 20, 1972
Died: October 3, 2001
Location: Manchester, Tennessee