Three injured in military helicopter crash in SE Turkey

Three personnel were injured when a military helicopter crashed due to a technical malfunction in Turkey’s southeastern Mardin province on Monday.

Hürriyet photo

Hürriyet photo

The injured were taken to Diyarbakır Military Hospital. One was reported to be in critical condition.

The crew on board were returning from leaving a delegate at the Mardin Regiment Command to Mardin’s Ömerli district when the helicopter crashed.

A team was reportedly working on the crash site to determine the cause of the accident.

Monday, October 3, 2011
MARDİN – Doğan news agency (DHA)