Wednesday, March 11, 2015

11 Missing After Army Helicopter Crashes In Florida

7 Marines, 4 Soldiers Presumed Dead After Helicopter Crashes Near Eglin Air Force Base (UPDATE)

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (AP) — Human remains washed ashore in heavy fog Wednesday after seven Marines and four soldiers were believed to be killed in an Army helicopter crash during a night-time training mission in Florida.

All 11 service members aboard the Army National Guard's UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter were presumed dead, according to a Pentagon official who spoke with The Associated Press on condition of anonymity for lack of authority to discuss the incident publicly.



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