NC soldier killed in Afghanistan

Posted at 11:03 AM, Jul 23, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-23 11:03:23-04

A soldier from North Carolina was killed in Afghanistan.

The Department of Defense says 21-year-old Specialist Darrion Hicks from Raleigh died Thursday after being hit by a homemade bomb.

Hicks was assigned to the 21st Theater Sustainment Command in Germany.