In the USA when a helicopter crash killed five people

In the state of Tennessee in a mountainous region crashed helicopter sightseeing. The crash killed five people, reports Associated Press.

The accident occurred at about 15:30 Monday, April 4, local time. Spokesman of the Federal aviation administration Kathleen Bergen reported that the helicopter was destroyed by fire.

Information about the death of five persons was confirmed by the owner of Smokey Mountain Helicopters, which owned the ship. He said that the group were excursions to popular tourist route.