The Department of Defense (DOD) announced Sunday the death of a soldier supporting Operation Enduring Freedom.
Danville resident Maj. Evan J. Mooldyk, 47, (listed as a resident of Ranch Murieto, Calif. on the DOD website) died Jan. 12 in Khowst province, Afghanistan in a non-combat related incident. He was assigned to the 19th Sustainment Command, 377th Theater Sustainment Command, Belle Chasse, La.
KTVU reported that Mooldyk was scheduled to return home to the Bay Area in two weeks.
No further details of his death have been released and his family has made no public comment.