Fort Hood: Soldier dies in Iraq

Sgt. 1st Class John David Randolph Hilty. (Fort Hood photo)
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FORT HOOD, Texas (KWTX) Fort Hood Sgt. 1st Class John David Randolph Hilty, 44, of Bowie, Md., has died in Iraq, the military said Wednesday.

Hilty died Monday in Erbil, Iraq, in what the military described only as a non-combat-related incident.

He was assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division’s 1st Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade.

No further details were provided.