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Air-Glaciers helicopter crashes in gorge of Salvan in Valais

Local News // Aug. 30, 2016
Air-Glaciers helicopter crashes in gorge of Salvan in Valais

An Air-Glaciers helicopter has crashed into a rock face in the gorge of Salvan in Valais.

The accident happened at about 7.30 this morning when the helicopter was taking workers to the Nant de Drance construction site.

It's rotor blades struck the rock face, causing it to crash to the ground from around 10 meters high.

No one was injured and an investigation is underway.

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