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Helicopter crashes in Beijing
Published on: 2018-08-01
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The civilian helicopter crashed in a Beijing car park at around 11am on MondayFour people on board a civilian helicopter suffered only minor injuries after the aircraft crashed in a car park in Beijing on Monday morning.

The pilot steered the Bell helicopter owned by Reignwood Star Aviation away from crowded areas before it crashed in Naidong village near the Jingcheng motorway in the northeast of the city.

Witnesses said the helicopter spun around a number of times before plummeting nose-first to the ground at about 11am.

“The helicopter lost control in mid-air,” a witness said. “The plane was really loud when it lost control a few hundred metres away ... The pilot steered the helicopter and ... it landed in an empty car park.”

Four people on board the helicopter sustained minor injuriesThere were three men and one woman in the helicopter. The woman, who appeared to be a pilot, and a male passenger crawled out of the aircraft, a witness said.

No one on the ground was injured, Beijing police said.

050Firefighters, police officers and emergency medical workers attended the scene.

The Civil Aviation Administration of China and Bell Helicopter are investigating the cause of the crash.

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