Military says Kentucky soldier dies in Afghanistan

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Department of Defense says that a 20-year-old soldier from Kentucky has died in Afghanistan.

According to a news release on Saturday, Spc. David W. Taylor, of Dixon, Ky., died on Thursday in Kandahar province.

The military did not say how Taylor died.

Taylor was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, N.C.

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