Flags at half-staff for Idaho Air Force captain killed in Afghanistan

SANDPOINT, Idaho (KBOI) -- Flags will be flown at half-staff in Idaho and Colorado Wednesday for an Air Force Captain who was killed in Afghanistan.

Military officials say 28-year-old David Lyon of Sandpoint was killed in Kabul when an IED exploded near the vehicle Lyon was in.

Lyon was assigned to the 21st Logistics Readiness Squadron at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado. He was serving a year-long deployment and worked with Afghan National Army commandos.

Lyon's funeral will be held in Colorado Springs on Wednesday.