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|August 16, 2005
Release Number: 05-08-26C
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
THREE TASK FORCE BAGHDAD SOLDIERS DIE IN VEHICLE ACCIDENT
BAGHDAD, Iraq — Three Task Force Baghdad Soldiers died when the vehicle in which they were riding overturned into a sinkhole Aug. 15 at 3:45 a.m. in south Baghdad during combat operations.
The names of the Soldiers are being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
The incident is under investigation.
FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS RELEASE, CONTACT THE TASK FORCE BAGHDAD PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE AT TASKFORCEBAGHDADPAO@ID3.ARMY.MIL.
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