South suburban soldier dies

March 3, 2009 8:22:53 PM PST
A south suburban soldier has died from injuries she received two months ago in Afghanistan.Specialist Simone Robinson, 21, is from Robbins. She was assigned to the 634th Brigade Support Battalion in Crestwood.

On January 17, Robinson and four other soldiers were wounded in an attack involving an improvised explosive device.

Robinson died from her injuries last Sunday.

Robinson graduated from Thornton High School in Harvey in 2005. She's survived by her two-year-old daughter.