SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzogovina – Officials say an European Union peacekeeping helicopter has crashed in mountainous central Bosnia with four crew members on board. A rescue operation is under way. ADVERTISEMENT
An EU spokesman says the helicopter went down around midday north of Travnik. EUFOR spokesman Lt. Cmdr. Kerry Corten says the area is in remote, mountainous central Bosnia, about 90 miles northwest of Sarajevo.
Corten says the status of the crew is unclear. It’s not known what countries they come from. He says a second helicopter on the same route has confirmed the crash.