Body Of Local Soldier Killed in Action, Returns Home

The body of a Fall River soldier killed in combat, returned home Thursday, arriving at Hanscom Air Force Base in Massachusetts. 

21-year-old Army Specialist Scott Andrews was killed by an IED last week in Afghanistan.

A wake is scheduled for Friday evening from 4p.m.-8p.m. at the Manuel Rogers & Sons Funeral Home, in Fall River.

A funeral mass will follow on Saturday morning, at 11 a.m. at the Holy Name Church.

Scott Andrews will be buried with full military honors, at Saint Patrick's Cemetery.