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Washington State Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

 VASHON ISLAND, Wash. (AP) - The family of a Vashon Island soldier told KING-TV Monday they have been informed that he died in Afghanistan.

The Defense Department has not yet officially announced the death of First Lt. Robert Bennedsen.

His family says the 25-year-old was a graduate of Seattle University.

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