Five people dead after horrific helicopter crash in New York City
Five people have died after a helicopter crashed into the East River in New York City.
The helicopter was privately charted for the day for a photoshoot when the incident occurred. A video taken by a bystander and shared on Twitter, showed the horrific moment the plane crash landed in the water, killing five.
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The pilot of the aircraft was the only passenger who managed to escape and was rescued by a tugboat according to officials.