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Investigating an Army Helicopter Crash This Weekend

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Only minor injuries were reported following an Army helicopter crash in Pike County on Friday afternoon.  A UH-72 Lakota from Fort Novosel was said to be on a training exercise when it went down in a wooded area near County Road 4405 and Highway 130. A pilot and one crews member were on board and it’s believed that wind gusts may have played a part in the crash.