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 Helicopter crashed in Moscow region

A Robinson R44 helicopter with four people onboard, including a child, crashed while landing on the Moskva River on Saturday.

Censor.NET reports citing TASS

The Moscow police told that the incident had occurred near the the village of Beresta in the Moscow region.

A pilot and three of his relatives, including a child, were hurt. All of them refused to go to the hospital. According to preliminary reports, the pilot lost control of the helicopter, which caused him to make a heavy touchdown.

Rescuers continue working at the scene. Robinson is lying at a depth of 2-2.5 meters 15 meters away from the riverbank. It is still unknown if the helicopter is to be retrieved from the riverbed with the coming of daylight, police said.

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