Saturday, October 28, 2017

NATO Helicopter Crash in Afghanistan, 1 Dead 6 Injured

US servicemember killed in helicopter crash in Afghanistan

Stars and Stripes
Phillip Walter Wellman
October 28, 2017

KABUL, Afghanistan — A U.S. servicemember died Friday as a result of injuries sustained during a helicopter crash in Logar province, Resolute Support said Saturday.
A NATO helicopter transporting troops for a night raid in Afghanistan’s eastern Logar province hit a tree, Afghan officials said on Saturday. Six other U.S. crew members were injured and are all receiving medical treatment, RS said.