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4 Turkish military pilots killed in crash

Updated: 2013-12-17 19:46
( Xinhua)

ANKARA - Four Turkish pilots were killed in a military helicopter crash into a high-voltage transmission line in the Turkish capital of Ankara on Tuesday morning, private Dogan news agency reported.

The pilots were reportedly on a training flight in Golbasi district of Ankara when the Sikorsky helicopter crashed, according to the report.

Ambulances, firefighters, rescue and search teams and soldiers were immediately dispatched to the scene, but there was no immediate comment from the military, said the report.

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