Charles E. Schumer

01/20/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/21/2021 11:52

SCHUMER STATEMENT ON THE TRAGIC NATIONAL GUARD HELICOPTER CRASH IN MENDON

01.20.21

Senator Schumer released the following statement regarding tonight's tragic helicopter crash in Mendon, New York:

Senator Schumer said, 'I am heartbroken by the news that three of New York's brave Army National Guardsmen have been killed in a helicopter crash during a training mission. These National Guard members answered the call to help and serve their fellow New Yorkers and their country, and their sacrifices will never be forgotten. I send my deepest condolences to the loved ones of those soldiers killed, and the entire Monroe County community.'

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