Official: Little hope 11 service members survived crash

Part of a door assembly of what could be the wreckage of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter sits on Riviera Beach in Navarre, Fla., Wednesday, March, 11, 2015. Human remains washed ashore in heavy fog Wednesday after seven Marines and four soldiers were believed to be killed in an Army helicopter crash during a night-time training mission in Florida. Credit: (AP Photo/Northwest Florida Daily News, Jennie McKeon)

NAVARRE, Fla. (AP) – Military officials say they have found the main site where a helicopter crashed during a training mission off the Florida coast, killing seven Marines and four soldiers.

Col. Monte Cannon said Thursday that officials are not hopeful any survivors will be found. He says the mission has transitioned from search and rescue to recovery.

Cannon says the military is not yet releasing the names of those killed or any details about them.

Heavy fog, rain and rough surf was complicating efforts to recover the remains of those killed. The military has provided few details about the crash, which happened Tuesday night in fog so thick that another helicopter turned back.

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