[Updated at 8:31 a.m. ET] Seven American service members were among the 11 people killed in the helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan Thursday, NATO's International Security Assistance Force said. The other four were Afghans.
[Updated at 8:28 a.m. ET] A NATO helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan Thursday killed at least 11 people, including three Americans, the alliance's International Security Assistance Force said.
ISAF said three were U.S. Forces-Afghanistan service members. The others include four ISAF service members, but it is not clear what their nationalities are.
Three members of the Afghan National Security Forces and an Afghan civilian interpreter also died. The cause of the crash is under investigation, ISAF said in a news release.
The ISAF helicopter was a UH-60 Black Hawk. The precise location of the crash was not released.
[Posted at 7:57 a.m. ET] Afghan and coalition service members were among 11 people killed Thursday when a NATO helicopter crashed in southern Afghanistan, NATO's International Security Assistance Force said.FULL STORY