UPDATE: Two confirmed dead after Flamborough helicopter crash

Police have confirmed that two men were killed after a helicopter crashed into the sea near Flamborough Head Golf Club this afternoon.

By John Edwards
Tuesday, 16th September 2014, 5:52 pm
A Private Helecopter has crashed down the cliffs at Flamborough Head East Yorkshire. -- NBFP PA1438-8h -- Pictures taken from the Flamborough Golf course

A statement said: “Two men were recovered from the aircraft shortly before 5pm. Both sadly deceased.

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“The Air Accident Investigation Branch will be leading the investigation into the incident to establish the circumstances which resulted in the aircraft crashing into the sea.”

A Private Helecopter has crashed down the cliffs at Flamborough Head East Yorkshire. -- NBFP PA1438-8h -- Pictures taken from the Flamborough Golf course