UPDATE: Fort Leonard Wood’s North Gate has resumed operations in both directions following an extended closure. The Fort Leonard Wood Directorate of Emergency Services confirmed the closure was to ensure public safety following a false positive by a military police K9.
Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. -- (11/16/17) Fort Leonard Wood's North Gate is currently closed in both directions due to an ongoing incident. Employees, visitors and residents wishing to enter or exit the installation are currently being diverted to the West Gate.
Updates to the status of the gate will be released as more information becomes available.