2 Dies After Helicopter Crash in Albemarle County

2 Dies After Helicopter Crash in Albemarle County

Two individuals were killed after a Virginia State Police helicopter smashed Saturday evening close Charlottesville, as indicated by WJLA.

The crash occurred around 5 p.m. in a lush zone on Old Farm Road, The Daily Progress reports.

Neighbors say the helicopter floated low before arriving in the forested areas.

New York Times metro correspondent Brian M. Rosenthal affirmed the crash on Twitter.

One individual was killed Saturday and 19 were harmed when a speeding auto pummeled into another auto that was exploring through a throng of counter-dissenters in Charlottesville, where a “Join the Right” rally of white patriot and other conservative gatherings was to happen.

Virginia’s representative had before proclaimed a crisis, and police attempted to scatter several dissidents in the school town after conflicts broke out in front of the rally’s booked twelve begin.

Saturday’s rally was the most recent occasion drawing white patriots and conservative activists from the nation over to this Democratic-voting town — an improvement accelerated by the city’s choice to expel images of its Confederate past.

2 Dies After Helicopter Crash in Albemarle County was last modified: August 13th, 2017 by Rony Jack

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