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Swedish soldiers injured in traffic accident

The four Swedish soldiers involved in a traffic accident during excercise Trident Juncture 18, are now discharged from hospital.

Four Swedish soldiers from the Southern Skåne regiment have been injured in  a traffic accident during exercise Trident Juncture 18. The accident happened near Isterfossen in Hedmark county, 3 November.

Three Swedish APC combat vehicles and one Geländewagen were involved in the accident. No civilians or military personnel from other nations were involved.

National emergency services responded quickly, and the four injured were transported to hospital. All four soldiers have been discharged from hospital as of Sunday 4 November

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Published 03 November 2018 14:59. by Swedish Armed Forces. Last updated 04 November 2018 19:47.