Former Defense Secretary Ash Carter dies at 68

Let us tell you that former Defense Secretary Ash Carter passed away at the age of 68.

He took over as Secretary of Defense in the Obama Administration.

His family told that he passed away due to a sudden cardiac event.

Let us tell you that Carter's family consists of his wife Stephanie and their children Ava and Will.

Obama nominated Carter to lead the Pentagon in 2014.

In the role, Carter will be the first Secretary of Defense to face ISIS in the Middle East,

Which is a plague that will survive the administration of former President Donald Trump.

Let us tell you that his family announced in a statement,

"Former Defense Secretary Ashton Carter died Monday evening in Boston after a sudden cardiac arrest at the age of 68."