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Helicopter Crash Kills Two in Albemarle County

13 Août 2017

Senior law enforcement official confirms that Virginia State Police troopers were killed in the helicopter crash this afternoon.

"Shortly before 5 p.m. (Saturday), a helicopter crashed into a wooded area near a residence on Old Farm Road". State police are on scene with Albemarle County police and fire units'. There are two confirmed fatalities.

Helicopters were reported flying overhead in Charlottesville as Gov. Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency after what is believed to be the largest gathering of white nationalists in a decade. Images from the scene showed part of an aircraft in a tree.

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According to the Richmond Times-Dispatch, the crash took place near Birdwood Golf Course about five miles away from violent protests that resulted in one dead and dozens injured.

One person died earlier Saturday after a crowd plowed into a group of counter demonstrators in downtown Charlottesville.

There is speculation the helicopter was monitoring the situation in the city at the time of the crash.

Helicopter Crash Kills Two in Albemarle County