Indians die in US Chopper crash

Last Updated: Sun, Dec 11, 2011 11:20 hrs

An Indian couple was killed in an air tragedy as a tour helicopter crashed into the mountainside at Las Vegas in USA.

The Indian couple from Delhi was among five people who died in the accident on Wednesday.

The chopper was touring between the Las Vegas Strip and Hoover Dam when the opter crashed down in the mountain side, media reports said.

Authorities recovered the bodies from the site on Thursday. They did not release the names of the five people who died in the crash of the AS350BS helicopter.

The helicopter is operated by Sundance Helicopters of Las Vegas.

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