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A Navy helicopter crashed off the coast of Virginia during a routine training mission Tuesday morning, leading to a water rescue of the three-person crew, officials said.
The crew members on the MH-60S chopper were recovered off Newport News near the James River Bridge, Naval Air Force officials said in a statement. A good Samaritan vessel recovered them, reported NBC affiliate WAVY.
Officials added they were not looking for anyone else on board.
The crew — part of the Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron Two at Norfolk Naval Station — was taken to the Naval Medical Center Portsmouth with non-life-threatening injuries.
A call about the incident was initially reported around 11:12 a.m. ET, according to WAVY. The Coast Guard, Newport News Fire Department and Virginia Marine Resources Commission were determining the cause of the crash.