Washington State Marine Killed Returning From Afghanistan
WAPATO, Wash. (AP) - A vigil is being held Thursday at a Wapato funeral home for a Marine from Washington who was killed by a hit-and-run driver at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.
Evan Sanchey was returning home on leave from Afghanistan May 19 when he was struck while crossing a highway at the airport. KNDO-TV reports police, firefighters and a military honor guard escorted his body Wednesday night from Seattle.
The 23-year-old was a member of the Yakima Nation and had also worked as a firefighter.
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