WAINWRIGHT, AB (NEWS 1130) – One soldier has been killed and three others have been injured in a training accident at Canadian Forces Base Wainwright in northern Alberta.
The military says in a release that the soldier killed is Sgt. Robert J. Dynerowicz from the Royal Canadian Dragoons, based at CFB Petawawa in Ontario.
He and the others were involved in a vehicle accident Tuesday morning on the Alberta base, where personnel were participating in an exercise called Rugged Bear, a live-fire event for the Canadian Army’s Road to High Readiness training program.
The three injured soldiers have been taken to hospital for medical treatment.
The military says details of their medical condition will not be disclosed at this time.
A military police investigation has been initiated.