12/13/2011 02:51 am ET Updated Feb 11, 2012

2 Helicopters Crash On U.S. Military Base, Killing 4 Soldiers

Four Army aviators were killed in an accident involving two Army helicopters at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington this evening, according to officials.

They crashed in the southwest training area of the base near Tacoma, Wash.

None of the victims was immediately identified pending notification of relatives.

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