6 dead after Vietnam-era helicopter crashes in West Virginia

6 people are dead

Six people are dead after a helicopter crashed in Logan County, West Virginia, on Wednesday, authorities said. The helicopter involved in the incident was a Vietnam-era aircraft being used for tourism purposes, according to a local news.

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The Logan County Office of Emergency Management said the crash was reported at around 4:45 p.m. near Kelly Hollow. As first responders arrived on the scene, they were able to confirm that six people had been killed in the crash, it said.