Fort Riley Soldier Killed in Iraq

Another Fort Riley soldier has lost his life in Iraq.

The Department of Defense says 29-year old Capt. Ulises Burgos-Cruz of Puerto Rico died Sunday when his vehicle ran into an improvised explosive device in Balad, Iraq. Burgos-Cruz was part of the 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division out of Fort Riley.

Also killed in the attack was 23-year old Spec. Matthew Morris from Cedar Park, Texas. Morris was part of the 2nd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment out of Fort Hood, TX.


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