An explosion at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, hurt multiple soldiers Thursday morning, several media outlets have reported.
Officials at Fort Bragg confirmed that eight soldiers were hurt during a training exercise and were taken to the Army base’s Womack Army Medical Center and other nearby hospitals, ABC 11 reported.
The explosion happened when a vehicle rolled over in a remote part of the base, according to the report.
“There was an incident that occurred on one of the ranges,” Lt. Col. Rob Bockholt, a spokesman for the U.S. Army's Special Operations Command, told the Associated Press. “We're looking into exactly what happened.”
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The cause of the explosion is unknown, Bockholt told the Associated Press.
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