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The Department of Defense says an Army soldier from Hardin County, Kentucky has been killed in Afghanistan.

Twenty year old Pfc. Nathaniel Garvin of Radcliff died Monday at a base in Kandahar in a non-combat related incident.

Garvin was a member of the 101st Airborne Division, based at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.

Governor Steve Beshear has ordered flags at all state office buildings be flown at half-staff on the day of Garvin’s interment. Funeral arrangements are pending.

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