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DeSales grad killed in Afghanistan

Mathew 'Mat' Fazzari had just started his first tour in the country

A Walla Walla soldier based out of North Carolina was killed Wednesday in an attack in Afghanistan, his family has said. First Lt. Mathew "Mat" Fazzari was killed by enemy fire while flying in his first tour in Bagram. Few details were available this morning. The Department of Defense had yet to post information about the attack. A spokesman at the Pentagon said the Army was most likely awaiting confirmation that family members of another person involved had also been contacte


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