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Army: Warning Issued before 9 Died in Fort Hood Floodwaters

Posted/updated on: May 20, 2017 at 1:50 pm

FORT HOOD (AP) — A military report says an alert declaring all low-water crossings off-limits to vehicles was issued at Fort Hood hours before a truck carrying 12 soldiers was knocked over by floodwaters last year, killing nine. The report indicates that on June 2, 2016, a convoy of four Army vehicles was attempting to navigate a crossing overrun by more than 7 feet of floodwaters.


Army: Warning Issued before 9 Died in Fort Hood Floodwaters

Posted/updated on: May 20, 2017 at 1:50 pm

FORT HOOD (AP) — A military report says an alert declaring all low-water crossings off-limits to vehicles was issued at Fort Hood hours before a truck carrying 12 soldiers was knocked over by floodwaters last year, killing nine. The report indicates that on June 2, 2016, a convoy of four Army vehicles was attempting to navigate a crossing overrun by more than 7 feet of floodwaters.


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