U.S. military says helicopter down in Mosul

Other News Materials 15 November 2008 20:28 (UTC +04:00)

A U.S. military helicopter had a hard landing in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul after coming into contact with wires, a military spokesman said, according to Reuters.

"There has been a helicopter incident in Mosul. They're classifying it now as a hard landing when it came in contact with wires," Captain Charles Calio said. He said he had no immediate information about casualties in the incident.