Five die in helicopter crash in Kazakhstan

All five aboard including infant who was being taken to hospital die in helicopter crash in Kazakhstan’s Almaty region

Photo by: TRTWorld
Photo by: TRTWorld

Five people die in a helicopter crash in Almaty region of Kazakhstan

A helicopter has crashed in Kazakhstan, killing all five aboard, including an infant being taken to a hospital, the doctors and the pilot, news website reported on Thursday.

The MD-600N light helicopter went missing on Wednesday and rescuers found its wreck in a canyon in the southeastern Almaty region on Thursday morning, it said, quoting an Interior Ministry official.

The cause of the crash remains unclear.

TRTWorld, Reuters