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Which is correct: "Yesterday my sister read about a soldier who was accidently killed/had accidently been killed by another soldier."

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Without any other context or mention of other actions, either of your sentences are correct and understandable.

Yesterday my sister read about a soldier who was killed accidently by another soldier.
Yesterday my sister read about a soldier who had been killed accidently by another soldier.

  • If this is at the answer you're looking for please mark it as "accepted" so other answerers won't spend time on it. – Peter Feb 12 '17 at 23:03
  • Could you tell me, please, how I can mark it as "accepted"? – Helen Feb 12 '17 at 23:17
  • There is a checkmark on the left hand side of the answer, click that. – Peter Feb 12 '17 at 23:23

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