Northern Michigan Marine dies in Afghanistan
A U.S. Marine from Northern Michigan was killed in action in Afghanistan Tuesday. Sargent Justin Hansen was a 2003 graduate of Kingsley High School, where he excelled at football. He joined the Marines at age 19, and for the past 7 years he has been deployed on three tours of duty, the first in Iraq, and two in Afghanistan. Sargent Hansen's parents sat down with 7&4 News to share their memories and thoughts about their son who made the ultimate sacrifice.