An incident involving a crane occurred on Fort Leonard Wood Tuesday afternoon at about 2 o’ clock. Fort Leonard Wood emergency services personnel arrived on the scene within minutes after the incident occurred.

A Department of Army civilian on site was transported by ambulance to the General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital and was pronounced dead by medical personnel at 3:28 p.m.

A second DA civilian on site was also transported to GLWACH and was evaluated and released with minor injuries.

The identification of the deceased is being withheld until next-of-kin notification is made.

The Fort Leonard Wood Directorate of Emergency Services and the Army’s Criminal Investigation Command are investigating the incident.