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Bernalillo County Sheriff’s helicopter crashes near Las Vegas

Four emergency responders were killed after a Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office helicopter crashed near Las Vegas, New Mexico, Saturday afternoon. According to the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office, the aircraft known as Metro 2 was assisting fire crews battling the East Mesa fire. The aircraft was returning to Albuquerque when the crash occurred. The sheriff’s office says there were three members of the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office and one member of the Bernalillo County Fire Department in the helicopter at the time of the crash. There are no known survivors. The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office and New Mexico State Police are investigating the incident and the investigation is in its preliminary stages. The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are also responding to the investigation.

Four emergency responders were killed after a Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office helicopter crashed near Las Vegas, New Mexico, Saturday afternoon.

According to the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office, the aircraft known as Metro 2 was assisting fire crews battling the East Mesa fire. The aircraft was returning to Albuquerque when the crash occurred.

The sheriff’s office says there were three members of the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office and one member of the Bernalillo County Fire Department in the helicopter at the time of the crash. There are no known survivors.

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The Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Office and New Mexico State Police are investigating the incident and the investigation is in its preliminary stages.

The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are also responding to the investigation.

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