The President instructed the head of the General staff to investigate the circumstances of the tragedy under his personal control.
The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky instructed the head of the armed forces, General Ruslan Hamakom to investigate the circumstances of the tragedy under his personal control. He said this on Twitter, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
“Not a good morning. The crash of a military helicopter in the Rivne region. Four of the dead warrior. Instructed the Chief of the APU General Hamakom to investigate the circumstances of the tragedy under his personal control. My sincere condolences to the family and friends of the victims”, — he wrote.
In gschs of Ukraine said that after the fall of the military helicopter Mi-8 caught fire.
“On may 29 at 23:50 near the village of Sestryatyn Radivilivskogo district there was a falling of helicopter Mi-8 of Armed forces of Ukraine with the subsequent combustion, resulting in the deaths of four crew members. At 1:02 30 may divisions of gschs, the fire was liquidated”, — rescuers reported.
Zelensky has appointed a new head of State
Earlier it was reported that in the Rivne region crashed military helicopter Mi-8. The result of the helicopter crash killed four people. The helicopter was performing a training flight.