Today: Sunday, 26 May 2024 year

A US citizen died in Ukraine.

A US citizen died in Ukraine.

According to the country’s State Department, a US citizen died in eastern Ukraine.

“We are in contact with the family and provide all necessary assistance,” State Department officials said.

Details, apart from the fact that he died in the Donbas region, are not given “out of the interests of protecting the family’s private information.”

According to information from the family of the deceased, this is 34-year-old infantryman Dane Patridge from Idaho. He died this week from wounds received on October 3 during an attack near Severodonetsk.

Patridge served in Iraq as an infantryman from 2007-2009 and is survived by five children.