Fort Carson-Based Soldier Dies in California

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

Colorado Springs, Colo. (AP) Army investigators are looking into the death of a Fort Carson soldier who died while at Fort Irwin, Calif, for training.

Fort Carson officials confirmed the death of 24-year-old spc. Emily t. Ort of Willis, Texas, but had no other details.

Ort was a member of the 2nd brigade combat team, 4th infantry division.

She had been in the army since November 2003.


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