Fallen Marine is Back Home

Knoxville (WVLT) - Fallen east Tennessee marine returned home Sunday night.

The casket of Lance Corporal William Craig Koprince arrived at McGhee Tyson airport just after nine o'clock.

Family and friends were waiting as the casket was taken off the plane.

Corporal Koprince died when an improvised explosive device went off during a foot patrol in the Anbar region of Iraq.

He graduated from Lenior City High School in 2001.