Photo: JRTC and Fort Polk

The soldier killed in a UH-60 Black Hawk accident at the Joint Readiness Training Center on Thursday has been identified as Maj. Trevor Joseph.

Joseph was the company commander of C Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Aviation Regiment — a MEDEVAC unit known to soldiers as "Cajun Dustoff," according to a Fort Polk press release.

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One soldier has been killed and three others injured Thursday in a helicopter accident at the Joint Readiness Training Center (JRTC) at Fort Polk, Louisiana.

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AP Photo/Lolita Baldor

A former soldier was convicted on Tuesday of sexually abusing a minor while on base Fort Polk, Louisiana.

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Staff Sgt. Jacob Hess. Photo courtesy of 1st Special Forces Command.

A training accident at Fort Polk on Wednesday resulted in the death of one Army Special Operations Command soldier and the injury of 12 others, the Army announced.

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A gynecologist who ran into trouble in Colorado for painting a patient’s vagina with purple dye no longer works at Fort Polk, Louisiana, said Maura Fitch, a spokeswoman for Army Medical Command.

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U.S. Army/ Staff Sgt. Armando R. Limon

Editor’s Note: This article by Matthew Cox originally appeared on Military.com, the premier source of information for the military and veteran community.

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