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      82nd Airborne paratrooper dies after crash in Florence

      FORT BRAGG, N.C.- Military officials say an 82nd Airborne Division paratrooper has died from injuries received in a motorcycle accident in South Carolina.

      A statement from the 82nd Airborne at Fort Bragg said Warrant Officer Anisha Phillips, 30, of New York was a chemical, biological, nuclear and radiological technician.

      Phillips was killed in an accident in Florence last Saturday.

      The statement said Phillips served two combat tours in Iraq and tour in Afghanistan.