Soldier's body returns to Tri-State

Seth Blevins (Source: Eastern High School)
Seth Blevins (Source: Eastern High School)

SARDINIA, OH (FOX19) - The body of a local soldier killed in Afghanistan returned to the Tri-State on Tuesday.

Seth Blevins, 21, of Sardinia, was killed May 23 while riding in a Humvee in a convoy and the Humvee either ran over an improvised explosive device or was hit by one.

Blevins' remains arrive at Lunken Airport at about 10:22 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Visitation for Blevins will be from 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Eastern High School, his alma mater. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, also at the school.

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