MOUNDSVILLE - The family of a Benwood soldier has confirmed he died while serving in Afghanistan.
Julian Berisford, 25, was injured after his Army platoon came under fire Wednesday. He later died from his injuries.
Berisford was a 2002 graduate of John Marshall High School and leaves behind a wife, Gina, and 11-month-old daughter.
Look for more details in Friday's edition of The Intelligencer.