Saratoga, Wy – The Department of Defense says a soldier
from Saratoga has been killed in Iraq.
The military announced Wednesday that Staff Sgt. Tyler E.
Pickett died Sunday in Kirkuk Province. He was killed by enemy
forces using an improvised explosive device.
Pickett was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry
Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division (Light
Infantry), Fort Drum, N.Y.