Four civilians killed in Afghanistan by NATO helicopter

Updated: Tuesday, August 5, 2014

AFGHANISTAN (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - An Afghan official says a NATO helicopter strike has killed four civilians in west Afghanistan.

The attack allegedly happened Monday after Taliban fighters launched a missile.

Officials say the NATO helicopter responded with fire, killing the civilians.

In a statement, NATO said it was aware of the attack and was investigating.

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