A helicopter crashed in the Canterbury region of New Zealand. As a result of the accident at least two people were killed and three others were seriously injured.
The survivors were pulled out of the wreckage by local residents. It is noted that among the injured there are children. All of them were taken to hospital.
“Details of the dead and injured, including age and gender, are not being released until all necessary notices are sent to the families,” police told reporters.
The New Zealand Civil Aviation Authority initiated an investigation after the incident.