Douglas Marine Killed In Afghanistan

The Department of Defense says a marine from Douglas has been killed in Afghanistan. 

22-year old Lance Corporal Sean O'Connor died in combat yesterday. 

O'Connor enlisted in May 2007.  

His decorations included the Purple Heart and Combat Action Ribbon.  

No other details have yet been released. 

O'Connor was a rifleman for the First Battalion, Fifth Marine Regiment, First Marine Division based at Camp Pendleton, California.