Colleton Co. soldier killed in Afghanistan

COLLETON CO., SC (WTOC) - A South Carolina soldier has lost his life overseas.

Sgt. 1st Class Alvin Boatwright, of Lodge in Colleton County, died Saturday in Afghanistan.

The army says Boatwright was hurt when his vehicle overturned. He was stationed out of Germany, where his wife lives.

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