Four injured in chopper crash in Leh

Four army personnel, including a major, were on Sunday injured when their helicopter crashed in Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Last Updated: May 09, 2010, 19:01 PM IST

Srinagar: Four army personnel, including a
major, were on Sunday injured when their helicopter crashed in Leh
district of Jammu and Kashmir.

The Chetak helicopter which was transporting a patient--
Lance Naik Madhu Prasad-- crashed at Chipskang injuring four
army personnel including the pilot, Major Panchak Rawat, a
police spokesman at Leh control room said.

The others injured were armymen Atul Chavan and D R Singh
besides the patient, they said.

The injured have been rushed to the Leh hospital.

The cause of the crash was not immediately known.

PTI