Columbus soldier dies in Iraq

WASHINTON D.C.  - The Department of Defense announced Monday the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Spc. Brushaun X. Anderson, 20, of Columbus, Ga., died Jan. 1 in Baghdad, Iraq, of wounds suffered from a non-combat related incident.

He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.

The circumstances surrounding the incident are under investigation.

Source: Department of Defense