(WVLT) - A soldier from East Tennessee has died in Iraq.
The Department of Defense says 20-year-old Private First Class Travis Haslip was killed when an explosive went off near his vehicle in Baghdad.
Haslip is from Ooltewa in Hamilton county.
Six other soldiers died in the attack
While WVLT allows comments on articles, we ask that you respect the online community. Comments may be removed at any time for violations including:
Comments may be checked for inappropriate content or rule violation, but the station is under no legal obligation to monitor or remove comments. If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.