Two pilots killed in Marine Corps helicopter crash in Arizona

Posted at 6:29 PM, Mar 31, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-31 20:29:14-04

YUMA, Ariz. – Two Marine pilots died in a helicopter crash in Arizona Saturday morning according to the U.S. Marine Corps.

According to a release, the two pilots in the AH-1Z Viper crashed during a routine training mission.

The cause of the crash is currently under investigation, and the names of those involved will be released after their next-of-kin have been notified.