US Navy Seal Commander Dies in Training Accident

#UnitedStates #Navy Commander Brian Bourgeois, 43, commanding officer of #SEAL Team 8, died from injuries sustained during helicopter fast-roping exercises at #Virginia Beach on Tuesday, according to the Naval Special Warfare Command. An investigation has been launched as to whether Bourgeois fell from the helicopter or the line had become detached while he was fast-roping. Bourgeois received his commission in 2001 after attending the US Naval Academy, having earned a Bronze Star with Valor and various other commendations during his 20 years of service. #AtlasNewsUpdateUnitedStates

 

#UnitedStates #Navy Commander Brian Bourgeois, 43, commanding officer of #SEAL Team 8, died from injuries sustained during helicopter fast-roping exercises at #Virginia Beach on Tuesday, according to the Naval Special Warfare Command. An investigation has been launched as to whether Bourgeois fell from the helicopter or the line had become detached while he was fast-roping. Bourgeois received his commission in 2001 after attending the US Naval Academy, having earned a Bronze Star with Valor and various other commendations during his 20 years of service. #AtlasNewsUpdateUnitedStates

 

#UnitedStates #Navy Commander Brian Bourgeois, 43, commanding officer of #SEAL Team 8, died from injuries sustained during helicopter fast-roping exercises at #Virginia Beach on Tuesday, according to the Naval Special Warfare Command. An investigation has been launched as to whether Bourgeois fell from the helicopter or the line had become detached while he was fast-roping. Bourgeois received his commission in 2001 after attending the US Naval Academy, having earned a Bronze Star with Valor and various other commendations during his 20 years of service. #AtlasNewsUpdateUnitedStates

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