A Fort Carson soldier died Sunday in a “non-combat” incident in Afghanistan, the Pentagon announced.
The 10th Special Forces Group’s Sgt. 1st Class Elliott J. Robbins, 31, from Ogden, Utah, died in Helmand province in southern Afghanistan. The Pentagon said the cause of his death remains under investigation.
He’s the second 10th Group soldier to die in recent days. Master Sgt. Michael B. Riley died in a June 25 firefight in Uruzgan province.