Fort Carson soldier killed in action

Chris Loveless, Digital Content Director , c.loveless@krdo.com
POSTED: 05:20 PM MDT Oct 14, 2013    UPDATED: 07:05 PM MDT Oct 14, 2013 
WASHINGTON -

The Department of Defense says a Fort Carson soldier was killed when his base in Afghanistan came under enemy fire.

The small arms attack happened on Sunday, October 13, 2013 in Paktika Province.

Staff Sgt. Patrick Quinn, 26, was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 10th Special Forces Group at Fort Carson.

Staff Sgt. Quinn was originally from Quarryville, PA.