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Fort Carson's gate 20 reopened after 'found unexploded ordnance' near gate

Fort Carson
Posted at 12:07 PM, Jan 06, 2023
and last updated 2023-01-06 15:24:03-05

FORT CARSON — Fort Carson's gate 20 was briefly closed to all traffic due to a "found unexploded ordnance" near the gate but it has since reopened.

According to the installation, the Directorate of Emergency Services and explosive ordnance disposal personnel responded to the gate.

Fort Carson personnel were encouraged to use alternative gates to get on or off the installation.

No other information was made available.

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