Six folks reportedly died in a helicopter crash in West Virginia on Wednesday.
The Bell UH-1B helicopter crashed by Route 17 in Logan County round 5 p.m., in accordance with the Federal Aviation Administration, which additionally stated six folks have been on board. Emergency service personnel responded to the scene.
The six folks have been killed, Logan County Workplace of Emergency Administration Deputy Director Sonya Porter advised ABC Information affiliate WCHS.
It’s unclear what triggered the crash, however there was a extreme thunderstorm look ahead to Logan County on the time of the incident, in accordance with the county’s workplace of emergency administration.
The Nationwide Transportation Security Board and the FAA are investigating the incident.
It is a growing story, please examine again for updates.