Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Report: Nine Service Members Killed During Black Hawk Training


An Army official confirmed to Fox News on Thursday all nine service members aboard the two Blackhawk helicopters that crashed Wednesday night near Fort Campbell, KY have died.

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear (D) confirmed the crash on Twitter, saying multiple fatalities were expected.

“We've got some tough news out of Fort Campbell, with early reports of a helicopter crash and fatalities are expected. @kystatepolice, @KentuckyEM and local officials are responding. We will share more information as available,” he wrote. “Please pray for all those affected.”