Charlottesville (US), Aug 13 (AP) Police say a helicopter has crashed near Charlottesville, Virginia, where violent clashes erupted at the site of a white nationalist rally.

However, it was unclear if the crash may have been linked to the rally.

Virginia State Police said yesterday that the helicopter crashed in a wooded area near a home. No one on the ground was injured. Police said they are investigating the cause of the crash. (AP)

This is published unedited from the PTI feed.