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Hawaii Army National Guard soldier critically injured in accident

BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Hawaii Army National Guard soldier from Ewa Beach is in critical condition after the Humvee he was driving flipped over on Tuesday.

The accident happened around 6:40 p.m. at the Pohakuloa Training Area on the Saddle Road.

According to police, the 44-year-old soldier swerved to avoid a goat.

The vehicle ran off the right side, up an embankment, ejecting the driver who was pinned underneath.

The soldier was flown to the Queen's Medical Center.

His name has not yet been released.

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