Two Crew Members Confirmed Dead in MH-53E Crash

Two crew members are confirmed dead following the crash this morning of a U.S. Navy MH-53E Sea Dragon helicopter in the Virginia Capes.

Two additional crew members are in stable condition at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.

The search for the fifth crew member is continuing.

The identity of the deceased crew members will not be released until 24 hours after the notification of next of kin.

Source: US Navy
Date: Jan 8, 2014