Fort Carson Soldier Killed in Afghanistan

A soldier from Fort Carson has been killed in Afghanistan.

Staff Sgt. Patrick Quinn, 26, died Sunday when his base in Afghanistan was attacked by insurgents.

"The enemy attacked his base with small arms fire," officials said.

Quinn was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group at Fort Carson. He is originally from Quarryville, Penn.

He survived by his wife and three sons.