The U.S. Department of Defense has announced the death of an Army National Guard soldier, who was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve, in Kuwait.
Sgt. William Edward Friese, 30, from Rockport, West Virginia, died July 18 in Camp Buehring, Kuwait, from a non-combat related incident. Friese was assigned to 821st Engineer Company, 1092nd, Engineer Battalion, 111th Engineer Brigade, Summersville, West Virginia.
The incident is under investigation, said a DoD statement.