Russia: helicopter Mi-8 crashes; 3 people dead

Russia: helicopter Mi-8 crashes; 3 people dead
Russia: helicopter Mi-8 crashes; 3 people dead

Another 7 people were injured, Ministry spokesman Viktor Beltsov said.

The crash of the helicopter, which had 18 people on board, happened in the Kemerovo region, he said. The Mi-8 was an Interior Ministry craft and was attempting to land at an airbase, the RIA Novosti news agency reported.