Neighbors describe helo crash victim as loving dad

Posted at 11:49 PM, Jan 09, 2014
and last updated 2014-01-10 06:30:40-05

Lt. Wesley Van Dorn was 29-years-old. He was one of the two men confirmed dead after a helicopter crashed off the coast of Virginia Beach on Wednesday.

Van Dorn was a 2007 graduate of the United States Naval Academy.

He was one of the Sea Dragon Pilots. Van Dorn was a father of two from Greensboro.

His neighbors call him a family man and they are devastated after hearing the sad news of his passing.

Click here to see NewsChannel 3's team coverage of this tragic crash.