Klamath Falls soldier injured in Afghanistan has died

Flags and Bunting at Grave


BETHESDA, Md.–A soldier from Klamath Falls that was fighting in Afghanistan has died.

26-year-old Nickolas Welchman died from injuries he received when his unit was attacked in July.

Welchman was on his first deployment in the Army, and  had been transported to recover in Bethesda, Maryland to recover.

Three other soldiers also died in the same attack.