Washington-AP -- An Iraqi informant who secretly videotaped the hospital where P-O-W Jessica Lynch was held is credited with providing critical information before her rescue.On the day of the raid, officials say the informant walked around the hospital, videotaping entrances and a route to Lynch's room. The Iraqi was paid for his services.American commandos rescued Lynch from the hospital on April second.The 19-year-old Army private was in a room in Saddam Hospital in southern Iraq.The Palestine, West Virginia native worked as a supply clerk with the Army's 507th Maintenance Company. Her unit was ambushed near Nasiriyah (nah-sih-REE'-uh). She's recuperating at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington. Copyright 2003 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
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