HEADQUARTERS UNITED STATES CENTRAL COMMAND
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Phone: (813) 827-5894; FAX: (813) 827-2211; DSN 651-5894
November 7, 2004
Release Number: 04-11-06C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CAR BOMB KILLS SOLDIER, WOUNDS FOUR IN WESTERN BAGHDAD BLAST
BAGHDAD, Iraq - A vehicle-borne improvised explosive device detonated on a Task Force Baghdad convoy in western Baghdad at approximately 1 p.m., killing one Soldier and wounding four others.
All five Soldiers hit by the blast were medically evacuated to a military treatment facility. One Soldier died of wounds.
The name of the Soldier killed is being withheld pending the notification of next of kin. The incident is under investigation.
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