Four men die in military helicopter crash in northern Ukraine

18:55, 30 May 2019

Four Ukrainian military airmen lost their lives in the crash of a Mil Mi-8 helicopter in Rivne region, northern Ukraine. Officials from the Defense Ministry, General Staff of the Armed Forces and the HQ of the Ground Troops reached the site.

The emergency committee looks into the disaster. The primary reason considered by the law enforcers is violation of the flight rules. The state Bureau of Investigations is involved, too. Mourning events take place in Lviv region, where the pilots served.