Search for missing air crew member suspended

HONOLULU (KHNL) - The U.S. Coast Guard and Honolulu Fire Department have suspended the search for missing crew member, 42-year-old Commander Thomas Nelson, from a helicopter crash on Thursday night.

Coast Guard crews continue to recover debris from the downed helicopter and are transporting the debris to the Coast Guard's Sand Island base.

The cause of the accident are still under investigation.