Report: U.S. military helicopter crashes in western Iraq

MGN Online

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) -- A U.S. military HH-60 helicopter is down in western Iraq, according to CNN and Fox News.

There is no word on casualties at this time. The location of this crash is near the Iraq-Syria border.

CNN reports at least 7 people were inside the helicopter and that this was not a combat mission.

Early indications show the crash was not caused by hostile fire. Rescue crews are on site helping those in distress. There is no word yet on whether anyone has been injured.

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