An Army medic from Omaha who died trying to save a fellow soldier’s life will now be remembered at a famed Army base.
On Friday, Colorado’s Fort Carson officially renamed a medical clinic in honor of Pfc. Eric Paul Woods, who died in a 2005 bomb blast in Iraq. Now, when a soldier’s spouse or child needs medical help they will go to the Pfc. Eric P. Woods Soldier Family Care Center on the base.
Air Force Major Marc Herrera, 37, died of a gunshot wound on July 1, 2012 in his Albuquerque, New Mexico home. Amy Herrera was charged with his murder but a jury acquitted her of the charge five years later. Reports indicate the family was pleased that Amy was finally charged with the crime regardless of the outcome of the trial.