Kansas soldier dies in Iraq

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A 26-year-old Army solider from Kansas has died in a non-combat related incident in Iraq.

The Department of Defense said Sgt. Christina Marie Schoenecker was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve in Baghdad when she died on Monday, Feb. 19. She was from Arlington, Kansas, and was assigned to the 89th Sustainment Brigade in Wichita. 

The DOD did not release additional details about the incident, which remains under investigation.

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