Ind. soldier dies during Ft. Benning training exercise

Ind. soldier dies during Ft. Benning training exercise
Ind. soldier dies during Ft. Benning training exercise (Source: WTVM)

FORT BENNING, Ga. (WTVM) - A Fort Benning solider has passed away during a training exercise.

19-year-old Pvt. Voene Carlos Garcia of Valaparaiso, Indiana unexpectedly passed away during a Sept. 10 training exercise. He was going through basic training.

Garcia’s obituary states that he was a private in the U.S. Army National Guard.

Fort Benning officials say that the circumstances surrounding his death are currently under investigation.

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