Posted: Dec 16, 2010 2:51 PM by David Ortiviz
Updated: Dec 18, 2010 8:10 PM
A marine from Pueblo has died in Afghanistan during combat operations. The Department of Defense says Lance Cpl. Jose Hernandez was killed on Tuesday.
Family members say Hernandez grew up in Pueblo. Most recently, he was living in West Palm Beach, Florida.
Hernandez would have turned 20 years old on December 26.