Iraq Casualties

By: AP Email
By: AP Email

Six Fort Carson soldiers were wounded in an explosion last week in Iraq.

One of the soldiers, 21 year old Sergeant Mark Ecker, lost both feet.

He was hospitalized at Walter Reed in Washington, D.C.

Two of the other five wounded soldiers suffered life-threatening injuries.

Fort Carson spokeswoman Dee McNutt said the wounded soldiers, from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, were on a foot patrol near Ramadi.


KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 6290412 - kktv.com/a?a=6290412
Gray Television, Inc.