Savannah Soldier Dies

A soldier from Savannah has died in Iraq. Specialist John Young died Friday, September 21 in Camp Stryker, Iraq from his injuries in a non-combat related incident. He was a member of the Second Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, Second Brigade Combat Team with the 10th Mountain Division in Fort Drum, New York.

The Department of Defense is investigating the circumstances surrounding his death. Young was 24 years old.

Reported by: Liz Flynn,