HAAF Ranger killed in Afghanistan

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - A Ranger from Hunter Army Airfield was killed Sunday in Afghanistan.

Sgt. Justin B. Allen, 23, of Coal Grove, Ohio, died in Zhari, Afghanistan, of injuries he suffered when he was shot by insurgents while conducting combat operations, according to the U.S. Department of Defense.

He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment at Hunter Army Airfield.

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