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Navy, Coast Guard suspend search for sailor missing in chopper crash

Navy, Coast Guard suspend search for sailor missing in chopper crash

Coast Guard and U.S. Navy officials announced Thursday that they had suspended their search for a sailor who was missing after a Navy helicopter crashed into the sea off Virginia, killing two and injuring two others.

The five crew members on the MH-53E Sea Dragon were on a training mission Wednesday when the helicopter went down. Officials searched about 33 hours for the missing sailor, whose name was not released. 

In a statement Thursday, Navy officials identified the two dead sailors as Lt. J. Wesley Van Dorn, 29, of Greensboro, N.C., and Naval Aircrewman Brian Andrew...

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