Tragedy at sea

Oakhurst pilot is among the dead in Navy helicopter crash


Lt. Bradley A. Foster, 29, of Oakhurst, was one of five crewmembers killed when a Sea Hawk helicopter crashed Aug. 31 about 70 miles off the coast of San Diego, Calif., the U.S. Navy announced on Sept. 5. Photo courtesy U.S. Navy

Tragedy struck home last week when the U.S. Navy released the names of crewmembers killed in a helicopter crash off the coast of San Diego on Aug. 31.

One of the five crewmembers who died in the MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter crash was a pilot, 29-year-old Lt. Bradley...

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