News Helicopter Crashes Near Seattle's Space Needle

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March 18 2014 12:04 PM

News Helicopter Crashes Near Seattle's Space Needle

The news helicopter, which belongs to Seattle's KOMO-TV, reportedly crashed near Fisher Plaza, located just south of the city's iconic Space Needle. According to the Seattle Times, the chopper fell on several cars and at least two people were killed in the accident.

Josh Voorhees is a Slate senior writer. He lives in Iowa City. 

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