Texas soldier dies in combat operations in Iraq

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WASHINGTON (KWTX) A 22-year-old soldier from Texas was among the two soldiers killed in combat operations in Iraq over the weekend, the Pentagon announced Monday.

Spc. Allen Levi Stigler, Jr. of Arlington and Sgt. Roshain Euvince Brooks, 30, of Brooklyn, N.Y., died Sunday in the incident, details of which weren’t released.

They were both assigned to the2nd Battalion, 319th Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, from Fort Bragg, N.C.