The Defense Department says three Fort Carson soldiers have died of injuries from an attack in Afghanistan.
Military officials say that insurgents attacked the soldiers' patrol with bombs and rocket-propelled grenades Saturday.
27-year-old Corporal Jonathan Walls of Pennsylvania, 21-year-old Private First Class Richard Jones of North Carolina, and 19-year-old Private Patrick Fitzgibbon of Tennessee died.
All were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment, 4th Briage Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division.
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