Pfc. Dwane A. Covert Jr., 20, of Tonawanda, N.Y., died Saturday in Al-Sahra, Iraq, from injuries suffered in a non-combat related incident. That incident is under investigation by the Army.
Covert was assigned to Fort Benning's 104th Transportation Company, part of the 13th Corps Support Sustainment Battalion.
It was the 32nd death of a Fort Benning soldier this year in the war on terror.