The Department of Defense announced today the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Sgt. Ryan J. Hopkins, 21, of
Livermore, Calif., died Jan. 8, at Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, of injuries sustained in a motor pool accident in , on Oct. 4, 2008. At the time of the incident, he was assigned to the 64th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, Baghdad, Iraq At the time of his death, he was assigned to the Warrior Transition Unit, Fort Sam Houston, Fort Carson, Colo. . San Antonio, Texas
For more information on this soldier, media may contact the Brooke Army Medical Center Public Affairs Office at 210-808-4005.