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Fort Bliss helicopter crash

Fort Bliss helicopter crash

Fort Bliss, TX -  A training exercise on a military base in Texas leads to a rescue mission after the helicopter crashes.  

A military helicopter crashed during a training mission in Fort Bliss on Saturday night. A Fort Bliss spokesperson says 
the crash happened during a high-altitude, mountain training, similar to environments they may face while deployed to Afghanistan.  
   
The army is not yet releasing if anyone was injured or killed in the crash. Officials are looking into if it was a mechanical or human error, but investigators are not releasing any more information at this point as it is an open investigation.
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