New York helicopter crash: Pilot killed in skycraper collision

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June 11, 2019

The helicopter burst into flames on hitting the AXA Equitable Center, but there were no other casualties.

The pilot has been identified as Tim McCormack, a veteran aviator. An investigation is under way.

Eyewitnesses said the building shook with the impact and they were reminded of the plane attacks on the city in September 2001.

Officials quickly ruled out any terrorist element to the crash.

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BBC NEWS

News date : 06/11/2019    Category : Accident/Emergency, World News

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