Fort Carson Army Soldier Killed in Iraq

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A soldier stationed at Fort Carson injured earlier this week when a roadside bomb exploded near his vehicle in Iraq has died from his injuries.

26 year old Staff Sergeant Eric T. Duckworth of Plano, Texas died in Baghdad on Wednesday.

He was with the 759th Military Police Battalion.

The announcement of his death came the same day a memorial was held for the last Fort Carson soldier killed in Iraq, Sergeant Edmund Jeffers who died September 19th in a car crash.