Watch: IAF helicopter collides with iron girder near Kedarnath temple

WION Web Team
Kedarnath Temple, Kedarnath, Uttarakhand, India Published: Apr 03, 2018, 10.01 AM(IST)

An Indian Air Force MI-17 helicopter collided with an iron girder near Kedarnath temple in Uttarakhand. At least 4 people including the pilot suffered minor injuries. Photograph:( WION )

An Indian Air Force Mi-17  V5 helicopter collided with an iron girder near Kedarnath temple in Uttarakhand.

At least 4 people including the pilot suffered minor injuries.

The accident took place around 8:10am on Tuesday.

The Indian Air Force in a statement said all persons on-board the helicopter were safe.

A court of inquiry has been set to ascertain the cause of the accident, the statement added.

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