Kentucky Local News, Weather, Sports | Lexington, KY | WKYT

Kentucky Soldier Killed In Iraq

Specialist William G. Bowling of Lee County died Sunday in Baghdad. The Department of Defense says a bomb went off near his vehicle.

He was assigned to the 2nd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, Fort Drum, N.Y.
Bowling had been in the army since 2003, this was his second tour of duty in Iraq. He leaves behind a pregnant wife and a 19-month-old daughter.

Flags will remain at half-staff in honor of Bowling until sunset on the day of his funeral, which has not yet been determined.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus

WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 6853382 - wkyt.com/a?a=6853382
Gray Television, Inc.