2 Army helicopters crash near Fort Campbell, Kentucky

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear. Photo: Jon Cherry/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Kentucky's Fort Campbell Gov. Andy Beshear said early Monday that "fatalities are expected" after two military helicopters collided near Fort Campbell.

Details: Crewmembers were "flying two HH60 Blackhawk helicopters during a routine training mission" when the crash happened in Trigg County, Kentucky about 10pm Wednesday," per an emailed statement from Fort Campbell spokesperson Nondice Thurman.

  • "The status of the crew members are unknown at this time," the statement said.
  • "The command is currently focused on caring for the servicemembers and their families."
  • Thurman said the incident was being investigated.

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