Fort Carson Soldier Dies in Iraq

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A Fort Carson soldier from Illinois has died in Iraq.
Military officials said today that 40-year-old Sergeant 1st Class Eric P Pearrow of Peoria, died Thursday.
The Defense Department says he died in Baghdad when his M-1 Abrams tank accidentally rolled over into a canal.
Pearrow was assigned to the 3rd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment based at Fort Carson.