Helicopter wreckage found in Mpumalanga

2013-04-23 15:38

Johannesburg - The wreckage of a helicopter was found in the Lydenburg area, Beeld reported on Tuesday.

The report said that a Robinson 44, a a four-seater light helicopter, went missing early on Monday between Witrivier and Grand Central Airport in Midrand, but it is unclear at this stage if the wreckage is of the missing helicopter.

The missing helicopter had four people on board.

Beeld said that police in the Lowveld were busy trying establish if the wreckage found was that of the missing helicopter or another crash site.

  • Tony Allen - 2013-04-23 15:49

    How many helicopters are missing at the moment?

  • tednhet - 2013-04-23 15:52

    Surely they can see if there are 4 bodies in the wreckage.

  • Paul Moulang - 2013-04-23 16:03

    How does the media get information ... and PUBLISH it ... before such events are confirmed. You know what this can do to relatives and friends!! Dispicable and sensationalist behaviour ... Oh! Wait ... do we have the full story? Again a media screwup.

  • Roger Stace - 2013-04-23 18:02

    It has been confirmed , 4 did pass away in the crash.

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