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Navy helicopter crashes into Atlantic Ocean near Virginia

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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. -

The Navy says a second crewmember of five aboard a Navy helicopter that crashed into the ocean off Virginia has died.

Petty Officer David Weydert says the helicopter was reported down about 11 a.m. Wednesday.
 
The Navy says the crewmember was among four who were plucked from the seas about 20 miles off Virginia. Their helicopter went down during a routine training mission Wednesday morning.
 
Another of the rescued four died earlier.
 
Two other crewmembers remain hospitalized in Norfolk, while a search continues for the fifth.

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