Authorities could not identify the service member’s branch or other details. The injuries happened during a pre-deployment marksmanship exercise.
“The incident is under investigation, but no foul play is expected,” Fort Bragg spokesman Adam Luther told Army Times.
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The service member is in stable condition at Womack Army Medical Center on post, Luther said.