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Fort Drum soldier airlifted to Syracuse hospital after injury

A Fort Drum soldier has been airlifted to a Syracuse hospital after being injured on post on Tuesday.
Watertown (WSYR-TV) - A Fort Drum soldier has been airlifted to a Syracuse hospital after being injured on post on Tuesday.

WWNY-TV in Watertown reports that emergency crews were called to the base following a reported stabbing, citing the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff's Office declined to confirm the same information for NewsChannel 9.

Fort Drum says that a soldier was injured 2 p.m. at a barracks on post and the circumstances of the injury are under investigation.

Fort Drum has not released the name of the soldier injured.

NewsChannel 9 and LocalSYR will bring you more details as they become available.

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