April 23, 2024 2:08 pm
Helicopter crash in Switzerland claims three lives

On Tuesday morning, three people lost their lives in a tragic helicopter crash on Mount Petit Combin in Valais, Switzerland. The accident occurred during a heli-skiing operation, with three others managing to survive the crash.

The investigation into the crash is ongoing to determine the cause of the accident. The helicopter, a type B3, crashed while landing on the Petit Combin mountain. Seven helicopters were involved in the rescue operation following the crash. This incident marks the third helicopter accident in Valais since mid-February, highlighting the dangers of flying in mountainous terrain.

The community is mourning the loss of those who tragically lost their lives in this devastating accident. Valais police confirmed that three occupants of the helicopter did not survive the crash while two of the injured individuals were treated on site before being transported to a hospital in Sion. A third person was rescued from the wreckage. Local media reported that seven helicopters were involved in the rescue operation following

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