Military helicopter crashes in Istanbul: 4 martyred

4 soldiers martyred, 1 wounded in military helicopter crash in Istanbul

Military helicopter crashes in Istanbul: 4 martyred

Four Turkish soldiers were martyred and another was wounded after a military helicopter crashed in a residential area of Istanbul’s Sancaktape district on Monday.

The helicopter was carrying out training flights at the Samandira air base in Istanbul, Governor Ali Yerlikaya said.

"Treatment for the wounded and an inspection into the cause of the incident has been started. Efforts at the crash site are underway," Yerlikaya added.

Security and health crews were dispatched to the scene.

The cause of the crash is not yet clear.

Last Mod: 26 Kasım 2018, 12:42
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