East Texas soldier dies in Afghanistan

TEXARKANA, TX (KLTV) - Released by the U.S. Department of Defense:

TEXARKANA, TX - The Department of Defense announced Monday the death of a soldier who was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.

Sgt. Kyle B. Stout, 25, of Texarkana died July 30 in Kandahar, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained when insurgents attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device. He was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 320th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.