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Published:February 15th, 2007 02:55 EST
Task Force Lightning Soldiers attacked, counter attack

Task Force Lightning Soldiers attacked, counter attack

By SOP newswire

TIKRIT, Iraq – Task Force Lightning Soldiers were attacked while conducting combat operations in Diyala Province Feb. 14.  

Three Task Force Lightning Soldiers were killed as a result of injuries sustained following explosions near their vehicles.  A fourth Soldier later died of wounds at a Coalition medical facility.

Two other Soldiers were wounded and taken to a Coalition medical facility for treatment.

The names of the deceased U.S. Soldiers are being withheld pending notification of next of kin and release by the Department of Defense.


 

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