Indy soldier honored for saving fellow soldiers from helicopter crash

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indianapolis soldier was one of six men honored for saving the lives of fellow soldiers who were trapped in a burning helicopter.

Staff Sgt. Richard Weaver from Indianapolis along with five of his fellow soldiers, Staff Sgt. Beau Corder, Staff Sgt. Engel Becker, Sgt. Damon Seals, Spc. Christopher White and Pfc. Ryan Brisson were recognized for their heroic actions following a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter crash during a training exercise at Fort Campbell back in January.

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