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Three die in Iran helicopter crash

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Iran Focus: Tehran, Iran, Feb. 16 – An Iranian oil ministry helicopter crashed on Thursday in the southern province of Fars, leaving three people dead, the official news agency IRNA reported. Iran Focus

Tehran, Iran, Feb. 16 – An Iranian oil ministry helicopter crashed on Thursday in the southern province of Fars, leaving three people dead, the official news agency IRNA reported.

The helicopter went down at approximately 9 a.m. local time near Shiraz Salt Lake.

“The pilot and two flight technicians died in the crash”, Hamid Taqizadeh, a provincial official, told IRNA.

He said that the helicopter, which belonged to the oil ministry, was heading from Shiraz to Gol-Gohar region in Sirjan.

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