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Fri May 4, 2012, 06:11 PM

Nurse in Afghanistan Dies in Skype Chat with Wife [View all]

Source: Associated Press

Nurse in Afghanistan dies in Skype chat with wife

From Associated Press
May 04, 2012 5:33 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) The wife of an Army officer serving in Afghanistan witnessed her husband's death as the two video chatted via Skype, his family said Friday.

The circumstances of Capt. Bruce Kevin Clark's death were not immediately available. The Pentagon said it was under investigation, and his brother-in-law said he didn't have details.

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A statement from the family released by Taber-Thomas said Clark died Monday while talking to his wife during one of their regular Skype sessions.

"At the time of the incident, the family was hoping for a rescue and miracle, but later learned that it was not to be," the statement said. "Although the circumstances were unimaginable, Bruce's wife and extended family will be forever thankful that he and his wife were together in his last moments."

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