Two US troops killed in Osprey crash in Morocco

Two troops were killed, and another two were taken to a military medical facility in Guelmim Province, about 450 miles south of Rabat, according to Reuters.

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Ford said the crash occurred during a training exercise with a Marine expeditionary unit and the Moroccan military, The Associated Press reported.

The Marines were in Morocco for an annual joint U.S.-Moroccan military exercise called “African Lion.”

The Bell-Boeing V-22 Osprey is an aircraft that takes off and lands like a helicopter and flies like a fixed-wing plane.