FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - The Department of Defense says an Army captain based at Fort Bragg has died in Afghanistan.
Officials said Tuesday that 29-year-old Capt. Jason B. Jones of Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania, died on Monday in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, of wounds received from small-arms.
A statement said the incident is under investigation.
Jones was assigned 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group at Fort Bragg.
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Rain arrives for the second half of the work week. Another fall-like blast of cool weather to follow for the weekend.
Expect unsettled weather for the next two days. Humid today and tomorrow, with seasonable temperatures. The best chance for rain will be this afternoon & tonight, where we'll see on and off showers and thunderstorms.
Clouds and showers linger though much of Friday. We may still see a passing shower Saturday morning. Unseasonably cool air returns this weekend.