Two Schofield soldiers killed in Iraq

IRAQ (HawaiiNewsNow) - Two Schofield soldiers have been killed in Iraq.

Tuesday, the Department of Defense released a statement saying Chief Warrant Officer Mathew C. Heffelfinger of Idaho, and Chief Warrant Earl Scott III of Florida died when their helicopter crashed Sunday.

Heffelfinger was 29 years old. Scott was 24.

Both were with the 2nd Squadron, 6th Cavalry Regiment, 25th Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.