Carroll soldier recovers from blast

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Eric Sabath injured in IED explosion in Afghanistan.

By Christopher Brooke, Reporter

SEATTLE, Wash. — The parents of U.S. Army PFC Eric Sabath report that the solider remains in good spirits while receiving medical treatment for injuries to his feet from an improvised explosive device while serving in Afghanistan.
Sabath is well-known in Hillsville and surrounding communities as a 2009 graduate of Carroll County High School and as an employee of the Hillsville Subway for five years, said his mother, Yvette Sabath.
She spoke to The Gazette on Monday, while visiting the soldier in a Washington state hospital.

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