The state safety leader of the central Mexican state of Aguascalientes used to be a few of the 5 individuals who died in a helicopter crash, in step with the state’s governor.
“We deeply remorseful about the dying of those 5 males,” Aguascalientes Governor Teresa Jiménez mentioned in a press convention Thursday, who prolonged her condolences to the bereaved.
A number of the useless within the Eagle 1 helicopter crash, which belonged to Aguascalientes state’s secretariat of public safety, is Porfirio Sánchez Mendoza, the Aguascalientes safety leader. The opposite 4 come with the helicopter’s pilot, one captain, and two gunners, in step with Jiménez.
Jiménez mentioned investigations into the reason for the incident had begun however added that “the entirety signifies” an coincidence, and that she would proportion extra main points upon of entirety of the investigation.
Jiménez additionally highlighted the “heroic” movements taken via the pilot who crash-landed the helicopter in an empty lot as a substitute of a populated space.
Pictures from the crash confirmed the smoldering stays of the helicopter and police automobiles round a grassy space.
In 2018, an army helicopter sporting officers surveying earthquake harm crashed within the southeastern Mexican state of Oaxaca, killing greater than a dozen other people.