A soldier from Middletown has lost his life in Afghanistan.
The Department of Defense says 22-year-old Sgt. Michael F. Paranzino was killed in Kandahar on November fifth, when insurgents attacked his unit.
Paranzino was assigned to the 1st Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division.
Department of Defense officials have not released any additional details on Paranzino's death at this time.
Paranzino's family tells Eyewitness News Michael leaves behind a wife and two children.
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