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UPDATE: The governor ordered flags be lowered to half-staff on Nov. 2 in memory of Staff Sergeant Lyle Turnbull.

NORFOLK -- The Department of Defense has identified a soldier who died on Friday at Camp Arifjan in Kuwait.

31-year-old Lyle D. Turnbull of Norfolk died from a medical emergency.

Turnbull was an Army Sergeant assigned to the 62nd Expeditionary Signal Battalion, 11th Signal Brigade at Ford Hood, Texas.

Turnbull was in Kuwait as part of support for Operation Enduring Freedom.

The cause of his death is under investigation.

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