DoD Investigating Crash Involving West Point Cadets
WASHINGTON -- The Department of Defense is investigating a deadly accident near West Point Military Academy in New York.
One cadet was killed and more than 20 others were injured when an armored personnel carrier overturned during a training exercise.
According to the DOD, the accident happaned as Army soldiers were driving the cadets to a map-reading and land-based navigational exercise.
The injured personnel include 20 cadets and two active duty soldiers.
The cause of the crash is unknown.
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