Over 70 people and about 25 pieces of equipment were involved in prospecting at the crash site of a private helicopter on the Klyazma reservoir in the Moscow Region, RIA Novosti reported.
“According to updated data, 72 people and 25 pieces of equipment were involved in the work on the site of the emergency,” the representative of the Russian Ministry for Emergencies said.
Earlier it became known that a private two-seater helicopter caught on the power line and fell into the Klyazminskoe reservoir in Dolgoprudny 50 meters from the coast.
The body of one of the deceased has already been lifted from the water, the lifting of the body of the second victim of the accident is preparing.
A criminal case has been opened on violation of traffic safety rules and the operation of air transport.