Search crews recover Fort Campbell soldier’s body swept away by current

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (WKRN) – The body of a Fort Campbell soldier who was swept away by strong currents last Friday has been recovered.

According to a release, the soldier was found around 500 meters from the low water crossing over the Little West Fork Creek Tuesday.

The solider was with two others from his unit when he was swept away.

Officials said the soldier’s name is being held until next of kin is notified.

Multiple civilian and military agencies were involved in the search.

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