11 Fort Bliss soldiers injured after ingesting unknown substance

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FORT BLISS, Texas (KETK)- Fort Bliss officials said they are investigating an incident after 11 soldiers were hurt after ingesting an unknown substance during a field training exercise on Thursday.

Fort Bliss has its headquarters in El Paso, Texas.

2 soldiers are in critical condition and the rest of the group is being observed by medical professionals, according to officials.

The incident is still being investigated.

Veronica Escobar, a U.S. representative for Texas’ 16th congressional district shared some information about the incident on social media.

This is a developing story. KETK is working to get you the latest information.

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