SAVANNAH, GA (August 29, 2022): Savannah Police Department is mourning the loss of a Northwest Precinct officer who died in a traffic collision on the way home from work.

Officer Reginald Brannan, 23, was traveling home from work in his personal vehicle around midnight when his vehicle collided with a tractor trailer in the 4200 block of Highway 21 in Garden City. He died as a result of his injuries. Georgia State Patrol is investigating the crash.

Brannan joined the department in December 2020.

“Our hearts are broken over the sudden and tragic loss of Officer Brannan,” Chief Lenny Gunther said. “He was a young officer just starting his career. We ask everyone to keep his family, friends and the SPD family in your thoughts and prayers as we mourn the loss of this member of our SPD family.”