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Halifax County Manager Injured In Iraq

Posted April 21, 2004 11:27 a.m. EDT

— Halifax County's manager, Matthew Delk, was injured serving with the Army National Guard in Iraq.

His family says Delk, a 1st Lieutenant with the 133rd Engineering Battalion out of South Carolina, was injured when his convoy vehicle ran over a roadside bomb.

Delk's family says he suffered severe burns on his face and hands.