Four die in China chopper crash

August 19th, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS  

Beijing, Aug 19 (IANS) Four people were killed when the police helicopter in which they were travelling crashed into a reservoir in Beijing, police said.

Two bodies were retrieved Wednesday and two bodies were recovered Thursday, Xinhua reported Friday.

The helicopter with five people onboard were returning from a search-and-rescue drill when the accident occurred Wednesday.

One of the passengers was rescued shortly after the crash.

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