Representative Nita Lowey

Representing the 17th District of New York

Lowey Statement on Helicopter Crash Injuring West Haverstraw Army Captain Terikazu Onoda

April 20, 2017
Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Nita M. Lowey (D-Rockland/Westchester), Ranking Member of the House Appropriations Committee, today released the following statement on a helicopter crash that injured West Haverstraw Army Captain Terikazu Onoda. The crash took place during a training exercise in Maryland.

“I am deeply saddened that West Haverstraw resident, Army Captain Terikazu Onoda, was injured in a helicopter crash this week in Maryland. Captain Onoda’s dedication to serving and protecting his fellow citizens is an inspiration to all. My heart is with him and his family as we pray for his full recovery.”