FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

FORT HOOD, Texas — A 1st Infantry Division UH-60M aircraft crew conducting medical evacuation hoist training at approximately 10:30 p.m. Sept. 12 resulted in a fatality on the Fort Hood range south of Robert Gray Army Airfield. The training incident involved Soldiers from 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas.

More information will be released as it becomes available. The name of the deceased will not be released until 24 hours after all next of kin have been notified.

 

For more information, contact:
Web: Fort Hood Public Affairs Office
Email: usarmy.hood.imcom-central.list.pao-mr@mail.mil
Voice: (254) 287-9993
Voice: (254) 287-0106
1001 761st Tank Battalion Ave.
Suite W105
Fort Hood, TX  76544