Thirteen People Killed in Mexico Helicopter Crash

The military helicopter was carrying officials assessing damage from a strong earthquake when it crash-landed into a group of people on the ground.

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MEXICO CITY (AP) — A military helicopter carrying officials assessing damage from a powerful earthquake crashed Friday in southern Mexico, killing 13 people and injuring 15, all of them on the ground. The Oaxaca state prosecutor's office said in a statement that five women, four men and three children were killed at the crash site and another person died later at the hospital. A state government official who was not authorized to be quoted by… Read at AP News

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