Defense Department: Soldier dies in accident in Syria

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The Defense Department states a 22- year-old soldier from North Carolina has actually died in a rollover mishap in Syria

January 26, 2020, 4: 30 AM

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WASHINGTON–
A 22- year-old soldier from North Carolina has passed away in a rollover mishap in Syria, the Defense Department said Saturday.

Spc. Antonio I. Moore, 22, of Wilmington, passed away Friday in Deir ez Zor Province, Syria, while performing route-clearing operations, the department said. The event is under examination.

Moore was appointed to 363 rd Engineer Battalion, 411 th Engineer Brigade, Knightdale, North Carolina

According to military officials, about 750 U.S. troops are in eastern Syria.

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