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Fiery Helicopter Crash In London Leaves Two Dead

After narrowly missing a tall residential building Wednesday morning, the chopper burst into flames and plunged to the street. The pilot and a passerby were found dead.

1. Here’s the blaze immediately after the crash:

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The crash happened at The Tower, One St George Wharf, in the Vauxhall area of central London.

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5. Firefighters examine what’s left of the helicopter:

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7. And the damage to a few nearby cars:

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9. The crane stayed attached to the building, but lost a piece:

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Jessica Testa is a national reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
 
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