Accident in Afghanistan kills Ill. soldier

July 12, 2010 8:15:37 PM PDT
A U.S. Army ranger from Illinois has been killed while serving his second tour in Afghanistan.Joseph Dimock, 21, was from Wildwood, which is near north suburban Grayslake.

The Department of defense says Specialist Dimock was killed Saturday during an inventory of ammunition. The accident also left another soldier injured.

Specialist Dimock also served in Iraq.

He is survived by his parents, who live in Wildwood.


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