The helicopter crashed in the river in the Irkutsk region, raised on the shore

© Photo : EMERCOM in the Irkutsk region to eliminate the consequences of Robinson helicopter crash in Irkutsk regionThe helicopter crashed in the river in the Irkutsk region, raised on the shore© Photo : EMERCOM in the Irkutsk region

Divers raised from the bottom of the Vitim river in Irkutsk region helicopter crashed in the river on Monday, told RIA Novosti the head a press-services GUMCHS of the region Andrey Shutov.

Earlier it was reported that on October 1, 2018 in the bodaybinskiy district of Irkutsk region in the river Vitim fell helicopter Robinson R-44. On Board were the pilot and the passenger, the helicopter touched a power line and fell into the water. Aircraft is owned by a local gold mining cooperative. The bodies of the pilot and passenger are raised.

«The helicopter lifted ashore. The rescue operation is completed. Now start work the investigators,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

He noted that for exploratory work involved 41 men and 12 pieces of equipment.

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