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Trauma helicopter with four people on board crashed in Portugal

In Portugal on Saturday night, a trauma helicopter with four people on board crashed in the mountainous area near the city of Porto. The national emergency service INEM assumes that all four occupants were killed.

On board of the trauma helicopter, part of the INEM, were two pilots, a doctor and a nurse. After a 76-year-old patient with heart problems was transported to a hospital in Porto, came the helicopter in bad weather.

Two hundred rescue workers went looking for the helicopter. In the night from Saturday to Sunday, the wreck is found.

The city of Porto is the second city of Portugal and is located in the northwest of the country.

O Instituto Nacional de Emergência Médica (INEM) informa que estão em curso buscas para localizar um helicóptero de emergência médica ao serviço deste Instituto, o qual está dado como desaparecido.

AvatarAuteurINEMtwittingMoment of plaatsen21:37 – 15 december 2018

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