Nash County Family Mourns Loss Of Son Killed In Iraq

Twenty five year old Eric Reid Vick died Sunday when an explosive device blew up near his vehicle in Baghdad. Vick was serving his third tour of duty in Iraq for the Army, this time as a military police officer. Vick's unit was responding to help soldiers in an explosion when a roadside bomb killed him and at least two other soldiers. Eric Vick leaves behind a wife, parents and a brother. His body is expected to be returned to the U.S. in the next week.