Helicopter crash in southwestern Germany leaves 3 dead

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Posted at 9:57 AM, Oct 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-17 09:57:32-04

BERLIN (AP) — Police say three people have been killed in the crash of a helicopter in southwestern Germany.

The aircraft crash in a forested area near the small town of Buchen on Sunday afternoon. The crash left wreckage strewn over several hundred meters (yards).

Police in nearby Heilbronn couldn’t immediately give any information on the victims or where the Robinson R44 helicopter took off from. There was also no word on a possible cause of the crash.