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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Copter Crash Kills 1

MOSCOW () -- An Mi-8 helicopter belonging to the Russian border guards that was on a training flight in Siberia crashed, killing one crew member and wounding for others, a news agency said Tuesday.


The crash took place Monday night near the village of Antipikha, located about 4700 kilometers east of Moscow, Itar-Tass said.


The pilot managed to avoid the village and land the burning helicopter nearby. One of the crew members was killed and four others received burns, the agency said.