| GEO World|
| 4 hurt in India chopper crash|
| Updated at: 1408 PST, Wednesday, June 02, 2010|
NEW DELHI: A Chetak helicopter belonging to Indian Navy Wednesday crashed into a river near Anakapally town, about 50 kilometers from Visakhapatnam, injuring the pilot and three others onboard.
According to initial reports, the pilot and three trainee pilots were injured, DIG Visakhapatnam range Swomya Mishra said.
The mishap occurred when the chopper touched a high tension wire while flying low near Sarada river bridge, the DIG said. All the injured have been admitted to a local government hospital, he said.