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Owensboro soldier killed in Afghanistan

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OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) -

An Owensboro solider has been killed in Afghanistan.

The Department of Defense says 21-year-old Brandon Mullins died on Thursday from wounds he sustained when insurgents attacked his unit with an explosive device.

Mullins was assigned to a unit that was based out of Alaska.

Mayor Ron Payne says Mullins will not be forgotten by the Owensboro community.

Mullins was a graduate of Apollo High School.

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