A Ft. Riley soldier was killed after being struck by a train late Saturday night in Chapman, KS.
Staff Sgt. John C. Gaston is a Military Policeman from the 287th Military Police Company, 97th Military Police Batallion, United States garrison, Ft. Riley. The twenty-six year-old Waynesville, Illinois, native arrived at Ft. in September 2005.
The military continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding Staff Sgt. Gaston's death.