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U.S. Army Solider Dies During Maneuvers


Officials in Muscogee County say a Fort Benning Solider collapsed and died while performing military exercises over the weekend. The Associated Press reports that the local coroner says the 20 year old Fort Benning solider died early Saturday in a hospital in Columbus. Coroner Buddy Bryan says the solider was participating in an overnight march when he began vomiting. The soldier’s death is still being investigated and his identity is not being released.

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