A helicopter has crashed right into a constructing in Midtown Manhattan in New York.
The Hearth Division of New York has confirmed reviews of a minimum of one fatality.
The helicopter made a tough touchdown on the roof of a constructing at 787, seventh Avenue.
787 seventh ave, #midtown NYC. We’re 1 block south. 20 minutes in the past there was a loud sound like a too-low #helicopter & I seemed up and noticed sheet of flame on roof after which smoke. Information reviews saying helicopter/small aircraft crash onto roof which might be in step with what I heard/noticed. pic.twitter.com/swY3ksLskH— Lance Koonce (@LHKoonce) June 10, 2019
Police confirmed that a hearth has since been extinguished and suggested individuals to maintain the world clear.
Members of the FDNY are persevering with to function on the scene.
Breaking information in midtown Manhattan— considerations a few attainable chopper crash. Keep away from this space close to sixth Ave and 51st Road. pic.twitter.com/dQ11MWKzae— Vicky Nguyen (@VickyNguyenTV) June 10, 2019
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo advised CBS information:
"The hearth division is on scene, they're responding however the preliminary info is that there was a helicopter that made a pressured touchdown, emergency touchdown, or landed on the roof of the constructing for one purpose or one other."