in

Air Force ROTC cadet Mackenzie Wilson dead in Idaho training accident

MOUNTAIN HOME, Idaho — An Air Force ROTC cadet from Alaska died in an accident involving a Humvee during a training exercise in Idaho, Mountain Home Air Force Base said Sunday.

Mackenzie Wilson, 19, a cadet at Oregon State University, died of injuries sustained in an accident on Friday. She was from Eagle River, Alaska, officials said.

Nineteen Air Force ROTC cadets were participating in a training opportunity at the air base southeast of Boise when the accident happened. Two cadets were treated for injuries at the hospital in Boise and later released.

The fatal accident is being investigated by the Idaho State Police and the Air Force Office of Special Investigations.

The other cadets were offered support services and given the option to return home.



Read the Full Article Here nypost

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

GIPHY App Key not set. Please check settings

Dom Phillips family bids farewell to British journalist murdered in the Amazon

Russia Appears Closer to Falling Into Default as Grace Period Ends