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    Two People Killed in Helicopter Crash in France – Reports

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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Two people have been killed in a helicopter crash in the southwestern part of France, local media reported.

    The incident took place at around 10 a.m. local time on Thursday (09:00 GMT) about two kilometers (1.2 miles) from the small aerodrome of Libourne, according to the France Bleu radio station.

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    Both men inside the rotorcraft were killed immediately.

    An engine failure may have caused the accident.

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