BOSTON (AP) — A U.S. Navy sailor from Massachusetts has died while serving in Djibouti.
The Department of Defense announced in a press release Wednesday the death of Petty Officer 2nd Class Andrew J. Clement.READ MORE: 'My Daughter Doesn't Feel Safe': Parents, Teachers Raise Concerns About Violence At Lawrence High School
The defense department says the 38-year-old Clement died June 21 of a noncombat-related injury while deployed to Camp Lemonnier. The incident is under investigation.
The defense department says Clement was supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.READ MORE: How Colin Powell Made An Impact In Massachusetts
Clement was a Navy reservist assigned to the Navy Reserve Unit Tactical Air Control Squadron 22, Navy Operational Support Center, Quincy, Massachusetts.
The defense department didn’t provide further details.MORE NEWS: 'Haitian People Are Suffering': Be Like Brit Foundation President Responds To Missionary Kidnappings
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