Fort Carson soldier dies in Iraq

Spc. Michael T. Osorio

FORT CARSON, Colo. (KKTV) -- The Department of Defense said a Fort Carson soldier has died in Iraq.

Spc. Michael Osorio, 20, of Idaho died Tuesday in Iraq in a non-combat related incident, according to officials. No other information was released. The incident is under investigation.

"The 3rd Armored Brigade would like to extend its deepest condolences to the friends, family, and fellow Soldiers of Spc. Michael Osorio. Spc. Osorio’s dedication to the mission and his unit, made him a valued member of the Iron Brigade. His loss will be felt throughout our formations. We ask that everyone keep the Osorio family in their hearts and prayers as they deal with the tragic loss of their Soldier," said Col. Michael J. Simmering, commander, 3rd Armored Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division in a news release.

Spc. Osorio was part of the 4th Squadron, 10th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd ABCT, 4th Inf. Div.