Indiana soldier killed in helicopter crash

September 23, 2010

A Hoosier soldier was among those killed in a helicopter crash Tuesday in Afghanistan. Sgt. Marvin R. Calhoun Jr., 23, of Elkhart died when the Blackhawk helicopter he was in went down in southern Afghanistan. Calhoun was among nine U.S. servicemen who died in the crash. Taliban leaders are claiming that they shot down the helicopter.