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Soldier killed, 3 are injured in a combat training exercise

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A soldier was killed and three others were injured during a Mojave Desert combat training exercise, the military said Friday.

The accident occurred during a live-fire training exercise Thursday. The four soldiers were operating an armored personnel carrier when it was hit at close range by a 25 mm round from a Bradley Fighting Vehicle, according to a news release.