Two soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division’s 101st Combat Aviation Brigade were killed late Friday when their AH-64E Apache helicopter crashed at the training area on Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
The crash happened at around 9:50 p.m. Friday, the 101st Airborne announced Saturday morning. The crash is under investigation.
The names of the two soldiers will not be released until their families are notified The crew was conducting routine training at the time of the accident, according to the 101st Airborne. There were no other casualties.
Fort Campbell Fire and Emergency Services are on site and recovery operations are ongoing, officials said.