Three U.S. Military troopers had been injured and rushed to the hospital early Tuesday after an evening coaching accident at Homestead Air Reserve Base close to Miami, officers mentioned.
The troopers, who weren’t recognized, are part of the Golden Knights – the Fort Bragg-based Military parachute crew – and had been conducting a HALO bounce, base officers informed WSVN-TV. The HALO bounce requires troopers to free fall from excessive altitudes earlier than deploying a parachute.
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The troopers had been conducting a coaching mission, Donna Dixon, a base spokeswoman, informed The Related Press. She mentioned the injured troopers had been “medevaced” to Jackson Memorial Hospital’s Ryder Trauma Middle in Miami for therapy.
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Dixon mentioned the circumstances of the troopers wouldn’t be launched till their households had been notified.
No additional particulars of the incident had been launched.
The Related Press contributed to this report.