DENVER (AP) – A soldier from Westminster serving in Iraq has died from injuries sustained in a noncombat incident.

The Defense Department says that 30-year-old Sgt. Vorasack Xaysana died Sunday in Kirkuk. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 12th Cavalry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, Fort Hood, Texas.

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Comments (4)
  1. Rachel Wheeler says:

    Thomas, you will missed and your memory will be forever in our hearts. Thank you for serving our country. Thoughts and prayers are with your family.

  2. Siv says:

    Brother, we love you, watch over us as we carry on with you in our hearts. Tell Jason we will see you both soon

  3. Brenna Boespflug says:

    So many lives have been touched by you Tom. Heaven now has one more angel to look over us all. You will always have a special place in my heart. Love you.

  4. Jessica says:

    God Bless you, Tom. Forever in my heart and a friend and a hero. May you rest peacefully.