25-year-old soldier from Stevenson Ranch dies in Afghanistan

A 25-year-old soldier from Stevenson Ranch died Monday in Kandahar, Afghanistan, the Department of Defense announced today.

Spc. Ian T.D. Gelig died Monday of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his vehicle with an improvised explosive device, according to the Defense Department.

Gelig was assigned to the 782nd Brigade Support Battalion, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Fort Bragg, N.C.

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