Soldiers Injured in Training Accident at Fort Carson

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Five Fort Carson soldiers were injured this morning in a vehicle rollover accident this morning while they were participating in a training exercise in the Camp Red Devil training area. The soldiers were riding in a M1151 humvee vehicle when the accident happened.

An ambulance and a medical helicopter were called in to take the soldiers to local hospitals. Three were taken to Evans Army Community Hospital and one was taken to Penrose Hospital in Colorado Springs.

All five soldiers are from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division.

We currently do not have any information on their condition. Officials say the accident is still under investigation.

KKTV 11 News will bring you more details on this story as they become available.

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