Seattle news helicopter crashes near Space Needle
(Seattle, WA) -- Police tape surrounds a large area near Seattle's Space Needle after a fatal news helicopter crash. There's no word on what may have caused the KOMO-TV chopper to go down, hitting at least two vehicles and bursting into flames. The fire is now out, and the wreckage of the chopper is lying next to a truck and a car that have been blackened by the fire. Seattle fire officials are saying two people were killed and one is in critical condition.
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