Accident near West Point Academy involving at least 20 cadets

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According to News 4 New York, there has been a major crash involving at least 20 cadets near West Point Military Academy in New York. Military police are describing it as a ‘chaotic’ situation. The crash happened at around 7:30 a.m. on Thursday. One cadet was described as non-responsive and was airlifted to a nearby hospital with serious injuries. 

According to military police, another 4 or 5 cadets were taken to the hospital for back pain, but are expected to be okay. “There has been an accident in the vicinity of the Camp Natural Bridge training site. Emergency vehicles are responding. Please avoid Route 293. More information will follow,” the U.S. Military Academy tweeted. 

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