UPDATE: 3 Soldiers Injured in Training Accident at Fort
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.