(KMOV) -- A local solider has been killed in Afghanistan.
Zachary Michael Fisher, a sergeant in the U.S. Army, was killed in Afghanistan. Fisher was 24 and serving his second tour of duty after previously serving in Iraq.
One of Fisher's previous teachers said the sergeant had a passion for American history and saw evidence of his patriotism when he was in class.
Fisher was a 2004 Marquette graduate.