Two Fort Bliss soldiers killed in training accident near Otero County

El Paso News
Military crash in Otero County

Two soldiers from Fort Bliss were killed in a Tuesday night accident involving military training vehicles, the Army confirmed to KTSM 9 News.

The crash happened on U.S. 54 and McGregor Range Road, near the entrance to McGregor Range. 

The soldiers were part of the 1st Armored Division, Fort Bliss said. However, their names have not been released as family members are still being notified. 

The crash happened close to Otero County Prison, which is about 30 miles from El Paso. 

The cause of the wreck is unknown at this time. 

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