Helicopter crash into Vauxhall tower crane leaves 2 dead

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Published by Max Salsbury for 24dash.com in Housing and also in Communities, Featured

A helicopter crash into a crane on top of a residential tower construction site in Vauxhall has left two people dead. The commercial helicopter struck the crane in foggy conditions at 8am this morning. Police have confirmed that the pilot, Captain Pete Barnes, and somebody in "close proximity" to the site were killed. The 51-storey One St George Wharf tower is purported to become one of the tallest residential buildings in Europe when it is finished later this year, with all its apartments appar...

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