Soldier Dies in Iraq Helicopter Crash

By Staff Writer | September 22, 2009
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A Black Hawk helicopter crashed into the U.S. military base in Balad, Iraq on Saturday night, killing one soldier and injuring 12 others. According to the military, the cause of the crash is still under investigation. Reports indicate that there were high winds with a sandstorm, followed by rain and thunderstorms, on the night of the crash.
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