Lumberton soldier killed in Afghanistan
A soldier from Lumberton was killed in Afghanistan Wednesday when his humvee was struck by an IED.
David Drake, 22, a Lumberton High School graduate, and four other soldiers were killed in the attack.
Drake’s brother, William Drake, is also a soldier serving in the Army. William Drake was home in Lumberton on leave when the family was notified of his brother’s death.