Fort Campbell soldier identified as victim of Iraq helicopter crash

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Updated: Aug. 21, 2018 at 10:21 AM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Department of Defense has identified the soldier killed in a helicopter crash in Iraq as a member of a Fort Campbell based special operations unit.

Chief Warrant Officer 3 Taylor J. Galvin, 34, of Spokane, Washington, died Aug. 20 in Baghdad from injuries he received in the crash.

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Galvin was a member of the 1st Battalion, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment (SOAR) at Fort Campbell.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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