Soldier assigned to Ft. Benning, GA killed in Afghanistan

FT. BENNING, GA (WALB) - A 3rd Infantry Division Soldier assigned to Fort Benning has been killed in Afghanistan, according to the Maneuver Center of Excellence.

The Department of Defense said Cpl. Joseph Maciel, of South Gate, California, died in an apparent insider attack.

It happened Saturday in Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan.

The Associated Press reports two other U.S. service members were wounded in the attack.

The Department of Defense released the identity of a 3rd Infantry Division Soldier who died July 7, 2018, in Tarin Kowt district, Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan.

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