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 Four people killed as helicopter crashes in Kremenchuk, - State Emergency Service. VIDEO+PHOTOS

Mi-8 helicopter crash that occurred in Kremenchuk, the Poltava region, on Jan. 25 claimed lives of four crew members.

Censor.NET reports citing the statement by the State Emergency Service of Ukraine.

"Mi-8 helicopter owned by private airline Ukrainian Helicopters crashed in Kremenchuk’s Avtozavodskyi district at about 7:15 p.m. on Jan. 25 during a training flight. A fire subsequently broke out at the crash site," the report reads.

According to the agency, the fire was extinguished at 11:05 p.m.

"Four crew members were killed in the air crash," the State Emergency Service said.

"It was foggy and the helicopter probably hit a tower or a power transmission line. We heard several explosions," the local news outlet Kremenchutskyi Telehraf quoted the eyewitness as saying.

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Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/p3046666
 
 
 
 
 
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