BULLOCH COUNTY, GA. (THECOUNT) — Jaroy, Elisia and A.J. Stuckey, have been identified as the victims in a triple-fatal vehicle crash Sunday in Bulloch County, Georgia.

Jaroy, the Dublin High School principal, and his family, all died in a fiery vehicle crash involving a Semi trailer-tanker near Ellabell Sunday.


According to reports, the family was traveling in a vehicle on Interstate 16 near Mile Marker 137, when it was rear-ended by a big-rig Sunday. The force of the crash pushed the passenger vehicle into several vehicles. The vehicles then burst into flames.

The entire family were pronounced dead at the scene of blunt and thermal injuries.

Stuckey was named principal of Dublin High School in 2019.

The school system says they will make their Crisis Intervention Team available for students, parents, and staff.

“We are asking that parents please take time to talk with their student and allow them to share their thoughts and feelings associated with the loss. We have enclosed some information that may be useful to you in helping your child at home. If you would like additional information or need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact Jason Halcombe at pr@dcsirish.com.

We are saddened by the loss to our school community and will make every effort to help those in need,” said the district.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Bulloch County is a county located in the U.S. state of Georgia. As of the 2010 census, the population was 70,217. The county seat is Statesboro. Bulloch County comprises the Statesboro, GA Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Savannah–Hinesville–Statesboro Combined Statistical Area – Wikipedia.