MIL Come on Minot WTF OVER!!!

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  1. jbuffethed

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    Im glad I PCSed.

    http://www.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123108979

    Military vehicle tips over on county road

    7/31/2008 - MINOT AIR FORCE BASE, N.D. (AFPN) -- An enclosed missile transport vehicle, assigned to the 91st Missile Wing, en route to a launch facility tipped on its side on a gravel access road this morning between the towns of Makoti and Parshall.

    The vehicle, which carried an unarmed Minuteman III booster , tipped on its side at 8:20 a.m. (CST) on County Road 24 near Makoti, approximately 70 miles southwest of Minot. No one was injured in the accident, except for a few minor bumps and bruises.

    "There is no danger to public safety, and local fire department and base emergency officials responded quickly and professionally," said Col. Christopher Ayres, 91st Missile Wing commander. "We're taking every possible precaution to minimize environmental and safety risks and we ask the public to avoid the accident scene."

    Experts are en route to right the vehicle. As a precaution, the local police and fire department is on-scene, as are base security forces, fire department, and safety members.

    The accident is being investigated. More information will be provided as it becomes available.
     
  2. Jyokker

    Jyokker The trouser snake is very aggressive. It will corn

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    LOL but really you would be suprised how common rollovers are at missile bases
     
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    MrRyan Gary Johnson 2016 OT Supporter

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    Why, I tipped 3 over myself last week.
     
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    Someone won't be driving anymore.
     
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    the roads are terrible, missile silos arent off of city roads they are in the middle of nowhere in north dokata in this case.
     
  7. jbuffethed

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    hilly gravel roads around that complex.
     
  8. Jyokker

    Jyokker The trouser snake is very aggressive. It will corn

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    I feel sorry for the innocent people stationed there that have nothing to do with missiles, who are going to suffer for all of these incidents.
     
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