Ware, Massachusetts, Soldier Dies in Iraq

Officials are investigating a Massachusetts soldier's death in Iraq.

The Department of Defense announced Pfc. Brian P. Odiorne's non-combat related death.

Defense officials said Pfc. Odiorne died Feb. 20 in Al Anbar Province while supporting Operating Inherent Resolve.

Pfc. Odiorne, a Ware native, was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 82nd Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division in Fort Hood, Texas.

No other details were immediately available.

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