UK Soldier Dies In Crash
Updated: 16:10, Sunday January 07, 2007
A British soldier has been killed in a road accident in Iraq, the Ministry of Defence has said.
The serviceman, from the Queen's Royal Lancers, died in Maysan Province.
Two other soldiers sustained minor injuries.
The accident involved a tracked reconnaissance vehicle.
The injured soldiers were evacuated immediately and are receiving treatment.
Next of kin, who have now been informed, requested a grace period of 24 hours before further details are released.
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