Navy Helicopter Crashes in Virginia

Posted January 8, 2014 at 9:32pm

“Two sailors died Wednesday after a helicopter crash off the coast of Norfolk during a training mission,” the Washington Post reports.

“Navy and Coast Guard personnel transported four members of the helicopter’s crew to a nearby hospital, two of whom died later. A search was still on for the fifth service member late Wednesday.”

“The Navy said in a statement that the MH-53E Sea Dragon aircraft crashed during a ‘routine training operation.'”