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Mora's mother wants the Army to explain his death to her.
"I want to know all the details of how he died. I want to know the truth," Olga Capetillo told The Associated Press. "I don't understand how so many people could die in that accident. How could it be so bad?"
Originally posted by Dronetek
I feel more and more like I'm living in a giant mental hospital.
Originally posted by Valhall
a 5-ton truck allegedly "overturned" and killed 2 of the authors of this article, Sgt. Omar Mora and Staff Sgt. Yance T. Gray. As Sgt. Mora's mother states above - I want to see the full report on how this 5-ton truck "overturned", and did so in such a manner that it was able to kill both of these men.
Another of the authors, Staff Sgt. Jeremy Murphy, was shot in the head while the group was working on the article.
Sgt. Omar Mora died Monday along with six other soldiers and two detainees......when their truck veered off an elevated highway in western Baghdad and fell about 30 feet, the military said. The single-vehicle crash also wounded 11 other soldiers and a detainee.
Another co-author, Staff Sgt. Jeremy Murphy, was shot in the head Aug. 12 while the op-ed was being written. The Army Ranger and reconnaissance team leader flown to a military hospital in the United States and expected to survive.