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1 dead, 2 injured after Black Hawk military helicopter from Fort Belvoir crashes in Md.

Black Hawk military helicopter reportedly crashes on golf course in St. Mary's County. (Photo: TheBayNet.com)

One crew member is dead and two others are injured after a Black Hawk military helicopter based out of Fort Belvoir crashed on a golf course in St. Mary's County Monday afternoon, officials have confirmed.

According to a press release from the U.S. Army Military District of Washington, the crash occurred during a "routine training flight."

One of the injured crew members has serious injuries while the other is in critical condition, the press release adds.

Kevin Bowman, who said he was in the Breton Bay Golf Course pro shop when the helicopter crashed, said the Black Hawk went down near the third hole. He told the Associated Press the helicopter was "flying low" and then "saw it spinning."

A photo from the TheBayNet.com shows the scene of the crash.

Witnesses reported pieces were falling off the helicopter but there was no report of fire.

Officials say they will continue investigating what caused the UH-60 helicopter to crash.

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