US soldier killed in Iraq during a patrol outside Mosul

Weston C. Lee, the 25-year-old 1st lieutenant with the 82nd Airborne Division, died Saturday in Iraq after an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol.

An American soldier has died in Iraq after an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul, the Pentagon says.Officials say Weston C. Lee, the 1st lieutenant with the 82nd Airborne Division, died Saturday.Lee, 25, was conducting security as part of advise-and-assist support to partnered forces. This US Army handout photograph released April 30, 2017 shows 1st Lieutenant Weston C. Lee, 25, of Bluffton, Georgia. Lee was killed in Iraq on Saturday when an improvised e...