Helicopter Crashes in Sea at Copacabana

Posted by forumevi on Dec. 31, 2012

A fire department helicopter crashed into the ocean off Rio de Janeiros famous Copacabana beach, as its crew tried to rescue a stranded swimmer. The accident happened on December 29 and was caused by an undetermined mechanical failure. All four crew members walked away from the crash with only minor injuries and the swimmer was rescued by a surfer.

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