Lake County Native Killed In Military Copter Crash

(Washington) - One of the soldiers killed in a helicopter crash in Egypt this week was a Lake County native.

Staff Sgt. Kyle Robert McKee, 35, was a helicopter repairer, assigned to the Multinational Force and Observers Mission. McKee and four other soldiers were killed when their UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter went down in Egypt's Sinai region.

McKee grew up in LeRoy Township, and graduated in 2003 from Riverside High School.

Staff Sgt. Kyle Robert McKee

(Photo Courtesy US Army)

(Copyright 2020 iHeartMedia)

Listen to WTAM for news at the top and bottom of the hour

Sponsored Content

Sponsored Content