Helicopter crashes near Sun City
Johannesburg - A man was killed when a helicopter crashed near the Sun City resort in the North West on Tuesday, police said.
"A man was flying a Robinson 22 helicopter from Wonderboom to Bakubunt when he hit a slip cable in a no-fly zone, causing the helicopter to crash," said Brigadier Thulani Ngubane.
Ngubane said the crash took place at about 09:00 near Sun City.
The pilot, who was reportedly on his way to pick up friends, was the only occupant.
He was declared dead on the scene.