A Fort Wainwright soldier died on post Thursday evening, according to a news release issued Friday morning by Army Alaska.

The soldier's name will be released 24 hours after next of kin has been notified. No other details about the incident have been released.

The Fort Wainwright Criminal Investigation Division is investigating the death, according to the release.

This is the seventh Fort Wainwright soldier death this year. Army officials are conducting an assessment of the unusually high number of deaths and expect the results to be available in January.