Soldier dies following training event at Fort Rucker


FORT RUCKER, Ala. (WDHN) — The Fort Rucker Public Affairs Office has released information concerning a soldier’s death this weekend.

According to a release, officials learned at 8:30 p.m Sunday that a soldier was taken to Southeast Health Medical Center in Dothan after suffering from “symptoms during a training event.”

The soldier died at around 9 p.m.

As of Monday, no cause of death has been determined. The soldier’s identity will not be released until the next of kin have been notified.

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