Prosecuted for the deaths of four people in the crash of a military helicopter in Chukotka (photo)

In the Chukotka region initiated a criminal case on the fact of accident of Mi-8 helicopter of the defense Ministry.

According to the RF IC, at noon local time, the helicopter Mi-8 military unit 42838 fell and caught fire at the airport part 75715-And, stationed in the village of Coal Mine. The crash killed four crew members.

a criminal case under article 351 of the criminal code (violation of flight rules or preparation for them).

Military investigators looking for the cause of the accident.

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