Bogota, Jan 11 IANS | 9 months ago

Five people were killed in a helicopter crash near the town of Anori, part of Colombia's sub-region of northeastern Antioquia, Press TV reported Saturday.


There were no survivors in the incident, a spokesperson for a rescue team was quoted as saying by Caracol television Friday.

The private Bell 206-L helicopter, which was chartered by the military, went missing Thursday, the broadcaster said.

The victims include a pilot, three military personnel and a priest.

An investigation has been launched to find the cause of the crash.

(Posted on 11-01-2014)