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Kentucky solider killed in Afghan fighting

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The fighting in Afghanistan claims the life of another Kentucky soldier.

The Department of Defense says Pvt. Brandon Pickering died April 10 in Germany from wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit in Afghanistan.

The 21-year-old Pickering was from Fort Thomas and was assigned to the 10th Mountain Division in Fort Polk, LA.

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