One more group of rescuers left for the scene to evacuate the victims of the helicopter crash in the mountains. The press service of the Air Defense Forces of the Armed Forces of the Kyrgyz Republic informed 24.kg news agency.
The rescuers keep in touch with the victims. Nothing is known about their condition yet. The communication signal in the mountains is limited. According to preliminary data, four people were injured.
The helicopter carried out a search operation and went off the radar. The press service of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Kyrgyz Republic specified that the helicopter of the Air Defense Force of the Kyrgyz Republic Mi-8 MTV crashed during the rescue operation on the South Inylchek. The helicopter fell to the left side because of the strong side wind during the landing.