Coast Guard Helicopter Crashes

Ed Ronco, KCAW – Sitka

Three people from Coast Guard Air Station Sitka died today after their helicopter crashed in waters off Washington. A fourth was injured.

Photo by Petty Officer Nathan Littlejohn: A Coast Guard 25-foot response boat crew from Station Quillayute River, Wash., along with local emergency response personnel search the water near James Island, Wash., for crew members and wreckage from a Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter, which crashed July 7, 2010.

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