Posted by Ellen Krafve - email
TATUM, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas soldier has died after a roadside bomb struck his military vehicle.
42-year-old Alejandro "Alex" Granado of Tatum and two fellow soldiers were attacked by insurgents in Afghanistan. Despite responding to the attack, all three soldiers were killed.
A total of nine NATO troops have been killed since the beginning of August; six were U.S. troops.