Department of Defense announces death of Fort Hood soldier in Afghanistan
Kandahar Province, Afghanistan (FOX 51) — The Department of Defense has announced the death of a soilder who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Specialist Andrew H. Sipple, 22, of Cary, North Carolina, died Friday, January 17, 2014 in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan.
Sipple passed away from a non-combat related incident which is currently under investigation.
He was assigned to the 1st Batallion, 8th Calvary Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Calvary Division, in Fort Hood, Texas.