Coast Guard Ends Search After Helicopter Crash
POSTED: Sunday, December 14, 2008 - 10:02pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 17, 2010 - 12:00pm
SABINE PASS - The Coast Guard suspended their search on Saturday for the two remaining crew members aboard a helicopter that crashed on Thursday in the Gulf of Mexico.
A rescue crew found the bodies of three other men about two miles off the coast of Sabine Pass.
The helicopter, was headed to an un-manned oil platform about 18 miles offshore.
Coast Guard officials say, they searched about one-thousand square miles for the missing men.