COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- A soldier stationed at Fort Carson has been killed in Afghanistan.
The Department of Defense said Thursday 26-year-old Staff Sgt. Christopher Brown of Columbus, Ohio, died April 3.
The Defense Department says Brown died of wounds from a roadside bomb.
Brown was serving his second tour of duty in Afghanistan, after spending nearly year in Iraq.
Awards include the Bronze Star, a Purple Heart and an Army Commendation Medal.