Family, friends say goodbye to soldier killed in helicopter crash

HOUSTON - Family and friends have said goodbye to a soldier who was killed in a helicopter crash last month.

Wednesday's funeral services were for Lucas Lowe, 33, of Hardin County.

His burial followed in the town of Batson, east of Cleveland.

SKY2 was flying over the funeral procession Wednesday afternoon.

A long line of cars pulled into the Guedry Cemetery in Batson.

Lowe and another soldier, Dustin Mortenson, were killed while flying in a chopper over Galveston.

Authorities say the men were on a training mission at the time.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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