Burr Statement on Incident at Fort Bragg Leaving One Dead and Seven Injured

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-N.C.) made the following statement on yesterday’s training accident at Fort Bragg, NC, leaving one special operations solider dead and seven soldiers injured:

“My prayers go out to the family of Staff Sgt. Alexander Dalida who lost his life too soon in his service to our country. I am also praying for the other seven service members who were injured in yesterday’s tragic event. Those who serve take risks every day in their quest to keep our country safe. I’m remembering the Fort Bragg community in my prayers today and every day. We are forever indebted to Staff Sgt. Dalida for his sacrifice.”