US service member killed near Mosul

A US service member died from wounds sustained in an explosive device blast on Saturday around 1430 local time outside of Mosul, Iraq, according to a statement from the anti-ISIS coalition.

According to sources the service member died when he stepped on a mine/UXO during route clearance operations NE of Mosul.
The identity of the service member is withheld pending notification of next of kin.