FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – Three soldiers from Fort Bragg are recovering after an apparent parachuting accident in Florida.
- Three soldiers were injured parachuting in Florida.
- They are from Fort Bragg.
- Their names and conditions remain unknown.
Miami-Dade Fire and Rescue says they were called to Homestead Air Reserve Base, where the team winters, early Tuesday morning for a report of three parachutists down.
Two helicopters flew the victims to an area hospital.
One fire official described the response as a “traumatic injury call.”
A base spokesperson says the victims are members of the U.S. Army's parachute team, the "Golden Knights" on Bragg.
Two of the soldiers are listed in critical condition.