Fort Hood Soldier Drowns; Fourth Soldier To Die Near The Army Post This Year

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By NewsRadio 1080 KRLD

BELTON (1080 KRLD)- The Bell County Sheriff's Office is looking into the reported drowning of a soldier from Fort Hood. 

Sunday, Specialist Francisco Hernadezvargas was on an inner tube being towed behind a boat on Stillhouse Hollow Lake -- the same lake where another Fort Hood soldier was found dead last month.

The Sheriff's office says Hernandezvargas went under and drowned. 

This is the fourth death of a Fort Hood soldier since June.