Monday, December 12, 2016

Mumbai: 2 dead, 2 injured as chopper crashes in Goregaon

A chopper belonging to Aman Aviation Company crashed in Filter Pada area of Aarey Colony in Goregaon today morning.
Two including a pilot have been declared dead and 2 others are critical.
Police said that there were about four persons on board the Robinson R44 Astro helicopter including the pilots.
According to witnesses, hundreds of people from nearby tribal hamlets inside the Aarey Milk Colony and some other settlements rushed to help the victims even as fire tenders rushed to the spot.
People and police personnel extricated the victims from the burning chopper and rushed them to the Seven Hills Hospital in Andheri East.
While pilot PK Mishra was declared dead, a co-pilot and two passengers including a woman are reported to be in critical condition, a hospital official said.
11/12/16 Mayuresh Ganapatye/India Today
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