Smoke pours from the burning debris of a helicopter which crashed in London
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Two people die in London helicopter crash

Two people have died after a helicopter crashed into a crane at a building site in central London in misty conditions, police have said.

Police said it appeared the helicopter had hit the crane on top of a building at about 08:00 GMT.

London Fire Brigade said the crash happened near Wandsworth Road in South Lambeth and 60 firefighters were there.

Ross Hawkins reports from Vauxhall.

  • 16 Jan 2013
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