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2 soldiers killed in Hawaii helicopter crash

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  • Helicopter crash claims lives of 2 soldiers in Hawaii
  • Soldiers were on routine maintenance flight at time of crash, officials say
  • Officials say cause of crash is under investigation
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(CNN) -- A helicopter crash at an Army airfield in Hawaii killed two soldiers Wednesday, military officials said.

The two soldiers, who were not immediately identified, were on a routine maintenance flight on the Kiowa Warrior helicopter and were the only ones aboard, said officials at U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii.

The cause of the crash, which occurred at 3:30 p.m. (9:30 p.m. ET), is under investigation.

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