Helicopter Crashes in Norway, at Least Four Killed

August 31, 2019 Updated: August 31, 2019

OSLO—At least four people were killed, one was missing, and one was injured after a civilian helicopter crashed in northern Norway on Saturday, the rescue service said.

There were five passengers and a pilot on board the Airbus AS350 helicopter operated by Norwegian firm Helitrans when it crashed southwest of Alta at around 1500 GMT, it added.

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The cause of the crash was not immediately clear.

Helitrans was not immediately available to comment.