MoD names Whitby soldier killed in Afghanistan

A SOLDIER from Whitby has been killed in Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defence has confirmed.

Craftsman Andrew Found, a married father-of-two, died on Thursday trying to rescue a vehicle which had been hit by another blast.

Craftsman Found, of the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers, serving with the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards, was killed by a bomb in the Gereshk Valley area of Helmand.