Three US soldiers were killed and another was wounded in an explosion near their vehicle in northern Iraq, the military said Tuesday.
The Task Force Lightning soldiers died as a result of injuries sustained while conducting operations Monday in the northern Ninevah province, according to the statement.
Another soldier was wounded during the blast and was transported to a US medical facility for treatment, it said.
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