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August 1, 2014

Shuttle available to off-post hospitals

Logistics Readiness Center

Fort Irwin Logistics Readiness Center operates a medical shuttle weekdays (except on federal holidays) to outlying hospitals in San Diego, Camp Pendleton and Loma Linda. All active duty personnel are eligible to be transported. Family members and military retirees may ride on a space-available basis. All reservations must be received before 2 p.m. for the next day’s shuttle.

Pick-ups will start at Fort Irwin at the Weed Army Community Hospital emergency room facing the helipad; departure is at 3:30 a.m. The shuttle stops in Barstow at Frosty’s doughnut shop on E. Main Street just before the I-15 entrance, and in Victorville – at the park-and-ride lot near the I-15 Bear Valley Road exit. If you have a medical appointment in hospitals in these areas, call the Transportation Office at the following numbers to reserve your space: 380-3385, 3412 or 3816.




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