FORT JACKSON, S.C. The Army says a soldier from Florida has died after being diagnosed with pneumonia during basic training.
Army officials said 23-year-old Spc. Christopher Hogg of Deltona, Fla., died Thursday, a week after he was taken to the hospital with fever and respiratory problems.
Hogg is the second soldier at Fort Jackson to die in less than a month. On Aug. 20 18-year-old Pvt. Jonathan Morales died of apparent heatstroke.