A military helicopter crashed in Turkey, holding 15 persons onboard, 4 military authorities with their wives and children among them. 7 died, others sustained injuries of various degrees of severity.
Incident happened in holts in North-East of the country. Nearest settlements' residents helped rescue teams to search and transport those injured.
Causes of the incident are not reported yet, but the state authorities have already stated that the helicopter was flying on low altitude and in heavy mist. Gendarmery General was onboard in particular.
The delegation was returning back home from events timed to the end of Ramadan.
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