Four feared dead in Ireland helicopter crash
Saturday, October 23, 2010
A helicopter crash in the Northern Ireland.is believed to have killed four people in
Just before 4 pm local time (1500 UTC) the police received reports of a "plane in distress" from residents. The helicopter is believed to have crashed in an area called Leitrim Lodge located between Hilltown and Rostrevor. The Democratic Unionist representative for the region has said "the local community was shocked and now feared the worst."
The local fire services, police and the Mourne Mountain Rescue Team are currently combing the area from the wreckage. Thehas been notified about the incident.
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