2 Fort Drum Soldiers Injured After Military Vehicle Overturns

Two Fort Drum soldiers were injured Tuesday when the military vehicle they were in overturned.

It happened at approximately 12:17 p.m. at the corner of Tigris River Valley Road and Camp Swift Road.

Fort Drum officials said a Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck (HEMMT) went off the road and struck a utility pole.

A Fort Drum ambulance took the two soldiers inside the HEMMT to Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown.

Officials said the injuries were non-life threatening.

The soldiers are members of the 10th Sustainment Brigade, 10th Mountain Division.

Power was interrupted on some parts of post for approximately 30 minutes as a result of the accident.

The cause of the accident is currently under investigation.