Fort Benning soldier collapses, dies

Monday, April 28, 2014 9:01 AM
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FORT BENNING, Ga. — Authorities say a Fort Benning soldier collapsed and died during exercises over the weekend.

Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan says the 20-year-old Fort Benning soldier died early Saturday morning at a hospital in Columbus.

Bryan says the soldier was participating in an overnight march when he began vomiting.

The soldier’s cause of death is under investigation and the man’s identity hasn’t been released.

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itsanotherday1 04/28/14 - 12:39 pm
Why is this news?

All due respect to the soldier and his grieving family, but across the United States, many people per day die during exercise/exertion.

itsanotherday1 04/28/14 - 09:22 pm
Thumbs down

Why don't you have the guts to express your disagreement, you coward?

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