Military News

August 25, 2013

Shouts, broken glass and confusion: soldier recounts N.C. bus accident

As an Army reservist, Justin Furr knows there’s plenty to worry about: The possibility of getting hurt by weapons during training or the danger of getting killed by bullets or improvised explosive devices if he’s sent into combat overseas. But until Friday, the 19-year-old Concord resident said, it never crossed his mind that he needed to be concerned about the bus ride home from annual training.

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