Air Force airman from Maryland dies in Southwest Asia incident

Posted at 11:16 AM, Apr 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-16 11:16:22-04

An Air Force airman supporting Operation Inherent Resolve died April 15 in Southwest Asia, according to the Department of Defense.

Airman First Class Nathaniel H. McDavitt, 22, of Glen Burnie, Maryland, died as a result of injuries sustained after extreme winds caused structural damage to the building in which he was working.

He was assigned to the 52nd Equipment Maintenance Squadron at Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany.