A civilian cargo plane crashed at Bagram Air Field north of Kabul in Afghanistan.  Seven people were killed, four pilots, two mechanics and a load master. One of the victims has been identified as Brad Hasler, a father of two whose wife is pregnant, from Michigan.

The other victims have been identified as Michigan residents Jamie Brokaw, Jeremy Lipka, Michael Sheets, Gary Stockdale, Rinku Summan and Kentuckian Timothy Garrett.

The American-owned plane was headed to Dubai and crashed just after takeoff. An investigation in underway as to why the plane went down.