PERSIAN GULF — 2 sailors die in bus crash; soldier dies of wounds
Two sailors from the aircraft carrier USS Midway died Sunday when their tour bus overturned on a liberty excursion in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates, the military's Joint Information Bureau announced yesterday. Five other sailors were injured, two seriously, in the accident.
Also, it was announced yesterday that one of five soldiers injured a training accident last week has died.
The soldiers from the 3/320th Field Artillery of the 101st Airborne Division were participating in a training exercise Thursday when a 105mm howitzer exploded.