01:34 GMT07 August 2020
Listen Live
    Latin America
    Get short URL

    CARACAS (Sputnik) - At least two generals were on board the helicopter that crashed in western Venezuela on Thursday, one of them was killed and another one injured, local police sources told Sputnik.

    According to the sources, there was one more general on board — the head of the operational zone of defence of Zulia state, Dilia Rodriguez, who was injured in the crash.

    READ MORE: Indian Navy Helicopter Crashed After Technical Failure, All Crew Members Safe

    Earlier, it was reported that only Gen. Alfonso Torres and the pilot of the helicopter had died in the crash.

    The helicopter crashed in the area of the city of Maracaibo and the causes of the incident are still unknown.


    Iranian Patrol Helicopter Crashes Near Border With Iraq - Reports
    Helicopter Crashes on Highway Killing Truck Driver (VIDEO)
    Cow is in the Air: Helicopter Airlifts Bulky Animal Trapped at Sardinia Beach
    general, helicopter, crash, Venezuela
    Community standardsDiscussion