UPDATE: 3 Soldiers Injured in Training Accident at Fort

5 years 11 months 2 weeks ago Thursday, June 07 2012 Jun 7, 2012 Thursday, June 07, 2012 6:12:00 AM CDT June 07, 2012 in News
By: Associated Press

FORT LEONARD WOOD (AP) - Three national guard soldiers from a Kansas City-based unit are hospitalized after being injured in a training accident at Fort Leonard Wood.

Maj. Tammy Spicer, a spokeswoman for the Missouri National Guard, says the accident happened Wednesday afternoon. The three soldiers were shocked while working with a tactical antenna system.

Spicer says the soldiers were hospitalized with injuries that are serious but not considered life-threatening. Their names have not been released.

The soldiers were with the Guard's 135th Signal Company.

 

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