Fort Drum soldier dies in non-combat related incident in Afghanistan

Published 06/11 2014 06:52AM

Updated 06/11 2014 06:58AM

Logar Province, Afghanistan (WSYR-TV) - A Fort Drum soldier has died from a non-combat related incident while serving in Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced on Tuesday.

34-year-old Spc. Terry Hurne of Merced, Calif., died on Monday in Logar province while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Hurne was assigned to the 710th Brigade Support Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division at Fort Drum.

The Merced Sun-Star reports Hurne leaves behind his wife of eight years, Natalie.

The Department of Defense did not release any additional details of Hurne's death.

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