Ankara.A helicopter has met with an accident in Turkey’s Gaziantep province, in which two pilots have died and a technician has been seriously injured.
Two pilots have been killed and a technician injured in a helicopter crash in Turkey’s Gaziantep province. Turkish Interior Minister Ali Yerlikaya said on Friday that the helicopter, registered in the list of the General Directorate of Security Aviation Department, crashed in Kartal village of Nurdag district, Xinhua news agency reported.
The minister said the helicopter, which had departed from southern Hatay province, was last contacted at 10:49 pm local time late Saturday. Several gendarmerie, fire brigade and medical teams were dispatched to the scene. The injured technician was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
The cause of the accident is not yet known.