2 people killed in Limpopo helicopter crash

It’s understood the chopper was flying over a farm in Rooiberg earlier on Friday when it went down, killing the only two occupants instantly.

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JOHANNESBURG - Two people have been killed in a helicopter crash in Limpopo.

It’s understood the chopper was flying over a farm in Rooiberg earlier on Friday when it went down, killing the only two occupants instantly.

Limpopo police are now investigating the cause of the crash.

Spokesperson Motlafela Mojapelo said: “The police at Rooiberg opened an inquest docket after two people were killed in a helicopter crash. The two were allegedly flying from Rustenberg to Zebula Lodge when the accident happened.”

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)