Five people killed in horrific helicopter crash in France.
Five people killed after a helicopter crashed on Tuesday night in Savoie, southeast France.
The French Air (Service Aerien Francais, or SAF) helicopter with six individuals on board crashed around 7:00 p.m., from an elevation of 1,800 meters in the town of Bonvillard in Savoie, as reported by BFM TV.
The pilot of the helicopter who figured out how to launch himself sent an alarm and contact was set up with one of the passengers of the helicopter.
In excess of 40 staff are occupied with the pursuit and salvage activities, it added.
French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted: “To spare lives, they face all the challenges.
“Around evening time in Savoie, 3 individuals from the French Air Rescue (SAF) and 2 CRS Alpes capitulated to a helicopter crash.”