Ryan Hobot's relatives said he was a "great person" who wanted to serve his country and was close to joining the Minnesota National Guard.
The St. Paul Fire Department is reminding the public of a Minnesota National Guard exercise taking place Thursday at Allianz Field. |
Three brave Minnesota National Guard soldiers made the ultimate sacrifice for our nation. I'm deeply saddened — my thoughts and prayers are with their families and loved ones and with the entire Minnesota National Guard community, at home and overseas.
DEVELOPING: A Minnesota Army National Guard helicopter is missing after taking off from an Army aviation facility in St. Cloud, Minnesota, official says.
BREAKING PHOTOS: More images of what appears to be the crash site of a Minnesota National Guard helicopter that went missing - KMSP-TV