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Ft. Hood police shoot, kill soldier

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A 30-year-old soldier assigned to Fort Hood's First Cavalry Division was shot and killed this morning by post police.

The soldier's name was not immediately released.

Ft. Hood officials say patrol officers saw a suspicious car near Kouma Lake on post. As they approached it, someone in the car fired shots.  Those officers fired back, killing the soldier inside. 

Emergency medical personnel and the officers tried to revive the soldier but he died at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing.

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