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Stryker brigade training at Yakima center

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YAKIMA — “Roll over! Roll over!” the soldiers cried out.

A 19-ton Stryker teetered on its side for an impossibly long second and somehow came down upright on all eight wheels.

The four soldiers inside called out to each other, shouting that they were OK after the near accident.

Their driver, locked in a hatch at the front of the Stryker, would not answer.

They called again. No response.

The four cavalrymen pulled themselves out of the machine and scrambled…

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