Active duty Army Ranger Nicholas D. Goshen, who set physical fitness records in the 75th Ranger Regiment, died of “natural causes” last week.
LTC Goshen reportedly died after having a heart attack during a routine physical fitness test while deployed to Romania.
Apparently, the U.S. Army now classifies young servicemembers dying of a heart attack as “natural causes.”
Goshen served in the 101st Airborne Division’s intelligence directorate during its current deployment to Eastern Europe.
He passed away on September 6th.
It has been confirmed that LTC Goshen died after having a heart attack during a routine physical fitness test while deployed to Romania.
When a servicemember dies from a heart attack, the Army now classifies that death under “natural causes.”
— BowTiedRanger (@BowTiedRanger) September