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Kyle Wright, Romeoville Soldier, Killed In Afghanistan (VIDEO)

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Army Specialist Kyle Wright was killed Wednesday as an improvised explosive device hit his Stryker vehicle in Kandahar, Afghanistan.

Wright was a native of Romeoville, IL, a small suburb southwest of Chicago. He graduated Romeoville High School in 2006, and shipped out for a one-year deployment in July of 2006.

His family heads to Dover Air Force base to meet his body.

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