World Aviation crash reported in Virginia residential area

09:02  09 july  2018
09:02  09 july  2018 Source:   msn.com

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va . (AP) — Authorities are responding to an aviation crash , possibly involving a helicopter, in a residential area in Virginia . Police are not sure what injuries, if any, have occurred. WAVY-TV cited dispatchers reporting that a helicopter had crashed .

News outlets are reporting an aviation crash , possibly involving a helicopter, involving a residential area in Virginia .

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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — Authorities are responding to an aviation crash, possibly involving a helicopter, in a residential area in Virginia.

A 911 call came in Sunday before 5 p.m. about an aircraft crashing into a residential structure in Williamsburg near Settlement Drive, Virginia State Police said. The crash caused a fire at a townhouse, police said.

Police are not sure what injuries, if any, have occurred.

WAVY-TV cited dispatchers reporting that a helicopter had crashed. Neighbors told the Daily Press that they heard sounds resembling a helicopter crash.

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(AP) - Authorities are responding to an aviation crash , possibly involving a helicopter, in a residential area in Virginia . WAVY-TV cited dispatchers reporting that a helicopter had crashed . Neighbors told the Daily Press that they heard sounds resembling a helicopter crash .

WILLIAMSBURG, Va . (AP) — Authorities are responding to an aviation crash , possibly involving a helicopter, in a residential area in Virginia . WOOD TV8's sister station WAVY-TV cited dispatchers reporting that a helicopter had crashed .

The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg issued a tweet Sunday warning students of the crash and urging them to avoid the area around the school's Dillard Complex.

Authorities respond to an aviation crash at a residential structure, possibly involving a helicopter, Sunday, July 8, 2018, in Williamsburg, Va. (Nickolas Oatley/The Daily Press via AP) © The Associated Press Authorities respond to an aviation crash at a residential structure, possibly involving a helicopter, Sunday, July 8, 2018, in Williamsburg, Va. (Nickolas Oatley/The Daily Press via AP) The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are also responding to the scene.

Peggy Weiss, who lives in the neighborhood, told the Daily Press she saw a small, rickety helicopter crash between two buildings.

Two firefighters walk out of an apartment building as authorities respond to an aviation crash at the structure, possibly involving a helicopter, Sunday, July 8, 2018, in Williamsburg, Va. (Nickolas Oatley/The Daily Press via AP) © The Associated Press Two firefighters walk out of an apartment building as authorities respond to an aviation crash at the structure, possibly involving a helicopter, Sunday, July 8, 2018, in Williamsburg, Va. (Nickolas Oatley/The Daily Press via AP) Brook Sweeney, who lives across the street from a house on fire, told the newspaper the whole house shook when the crash occurred. "I just heard a loud 'bam' and the whole house was on fire," Sweeney said.

Donald Johnson told the newspaper he was 10 feet away from the crash when it struck his apartment building. "I was downstairs on the first floor when that thing hit and I had never heard a noise like that in my life. I just walked out and looked and got out, I was afraid it would blow up."

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