PLR 19-063 - Training Mishap Claims One Soldier's Life
A Private First Class assigned to Fort Sill, Oklahoma, died following a training mishap 26 August 2019 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, at 1634 local. The Soldier was digging a hasty fighting position when he began showing signs of dizziness. He was treated with ice sheets at the scene before being transported via ground ambulance to a community hospital. The Soldier was later air evacuated to an Oklahoma City hospital and placed in the intensive care unit, where he died.