The Mi-2 helicopter crashed in the Stavropol region

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Helicopter Mi-2 snagged on a power line, crashed in Andropovskiy district of the Stavropol territory. Reported by the Federal news Agency (FAN) in the regional Central Board MOE.

The pilot was hospitalized with moderate injuries. It is noted that the aircraft was performing agricultural work. According to the Agency, the cause of the incident could be the failure of the engine.

The incident almost 800 people were left without electricity. To eliminate damage repair services will take several hours.

The fall occurred about 10:11 GMT, “Interfax”.

Monday, June 5, Mi-2 crashed in Adygea. The helicopter carried out agricultural work caught fire in the air near the village of sergiyevskoye in Giaginskaya district. In the southern investigative management on transport of Investigatory Committee of Russia reported that the pilot made an emergency landing and escaped from the scene. In the evening he gave evidence in which he said that the flight was authorized, but the records were lost in the helicopter.