A helicopter crashed in New Zealand: there are dead and wounded

A helicopter crashed in New Zealand: there are dead and wounded

A civilian helicopter crashed on the South Island of New Zealand.

It is noted that the helicopter crashed on the beach 30 kilometers from the town of Kaikoura on the eastern coast of the island. This is reported by The New Zealand Herald.

As a result of the tragedy two people were killed, three more victims, among them children, were hospitalized in serious condition.

The New Zealand Civil Aviation Authority is investigating the helicopter crash.