Soldier From Lawton Dies In Afghanistan

A soldier from Lawton is one of five who died in Afghanistan.

Their vehicle was attacked by an Improvised Explosive Device, or IED, Sunday in Maiwand.

1st Lt. Brandon J. Landrum, 26, was stationed out of Ft. Bliss, TX.

The soldiers were assigned to the 1st Battalion, 36th Infantry, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Armored Division.