Ft. Riley soldier killed in Ft. Hood training incident

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FORT HOOD, Texas (KWTX) - A person is dead after medical evacuation training incident involving Soldiers from 1st Infantry Division, Fort Riley, Kansas Tuesday night on Fort Hood.

Fort Hood officials said a 1st Cavalry Division HH-60M aircraft crew conducting medical evacuation hoist training around 10:30 p.m. resulted in a fatality on the Fort Hood range south of Robert Gray Army Airfield.

The name of the soldier will not be released until a day after all next of kin have been notified.

Fort Hood said more information will be released as it becomes available.