Kiev, Jan 26 (AP) Ukrainian officials say four people have died in a helicopter crash. Also Read - WHAT? UK Woman in Dubai Says 'F*** You' to Flatmate on WhatsApp, Faces 2 Year in Jail

The Interior Ministry said today that the Mi-8 helicopter on a training mission crashed after hitting a cable supporting a TV tower. All four crew members on board died during the crash that occurred late last night near the city of Kremenchuk in central Ukraine. Also Read - Ukrainian Fitness Influencer Who Told His Followers That Covid-19 Doesn't Exist Dies of Coronavirus

The ministry said the helicopter belonged to a training center. Also Read - India Signs Travel Bubble Agreement with Ukraine: Who All Can Travel

The Mi-8 is a twin-engine Soviet built helicopter used widely by many operators worldwide since the 1960s.(AP) AMS

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