Fort Campbell soldier shot, killed during training exercise

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FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. – A soldier at Fort Campbell in Kentucky was shot and killed Tuesday during a training exercise. Brian DeSantis, public affairs officer, reported the solider died at 10:20 a.m. at the Blanchfield Army Community Hospital on the base.

The solider’s identity is being withheld by officials at this time. No one else was injured.

The incident remains under investigation. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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