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US Navy Helicopter Crashes In Red Sea
A US military helicopter has crashed in the central Red Sea, the Navy confirmed.
The MH-60S went down around midday local time while operating with the guided-missile destroyer USS William P Lawrence.
A search and rescue effort is still ongoing, Commander Jason Salata tells Sky News.
Three personnel are accounted for and stable. Search efforts continue for two remaining personnel.
It is not immediately known what caused the crash, but the Navy has said it was not due to any sort of hostile activity.
The USS Nimitz Carrier Strike Group has provided aircraft and small boats for the search and rescue mission.