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ARM soldier dies after extinguishing fire at army training field


A 35-year-old Macedonian Army (ARM) professional soldier passed away in the Negotino health center on Thursday after taking part in fire extinguishing intervention at army training field Krivolak.

“After the intervention, the soldier first reported of feeling unwell and later collapsed. He was transferred to the Negotino health center and was resuscitated, but passed away shortly after”, said the ARM General Staff in a press release.

An investigative judge has conducted a on-site investigation into the case, whereas the Skopje-based Forensic Medicine Institute will release an official report after the autopsy procedure.