Fort Bragg military honor guard hurt in crash outside Laurinburg
A group of Fort Bragg soldiers were on their way to Charlotte for a funeral to honor a World War II veteran when their van crashed into a logging truck. (WTVD photo)
LAURINBURG, N.C. (WTVD) – Nine members of a Fort Bragg honor guard on their way to a Charlotte-area funeral were hurt Friday in a crash outside Laurinburg.
It happened on U.S. 15-501 at Old Wire Road.
Officials said a government vehicle collided with a log truck.
Five service members in the van were treated and released. Four others remained hospitalized Friday afternoon.