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Navy MH-60S Helicopter Crashes During Training

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Story Number: NNS070924-02
Release Date: 9/24/2007 11:52:00 AM

 

From Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Marianas

SANTA RITA, Guam (NNS) -- A Navy MH-60S Seahawk helicopter attached to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 25 crashed Sept. 24 into Fena Lake located at Naval Base Guam.

Of the four crew members on board the aircraft, one member of the crew died from injuries sustained in the crash.

The three remaining personnel have been transported to U.S. Naval Hospital Guam for treatment. One member is being treated for a broken arm, the remaining two crew members received minor injuries.

The cause of the incident is currently being investigated.



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