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Mountain Home airman dies in Kuwait

MOUNTAIN HOME - Senior Airman Matthew R. Courtois, 22, of Lucas, Texas, died Sunday of noncombat-related injuries.

Courtois, with the 366th Security Forces Squadron based at Mountain Home Air Force Base, died while on duty. Base spokesman Capt. Tracy Giles said the incident remains under investigation.

Courtois is survived by his wife, Cheyenne, and two stepchildren.