Governor Cuomo confirms casualties in Midtown Manhattan helicopter crash
- Published: 10 June 2019
- Footage from the scene of a helicopter crash in midtown Manhattan. New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo spoke with reporters at the scene and confirmed that casualties were involved, but did not confirm the number of casualties or extent of their injuries.
“There was a helicopter that made a forced landing or an emergency landing ... on the roof of the building for one reason or the other,” Cuomo said. “People in the building said they felt the building shake.”
“It was hard landing.”
“We do not know” how many people were the helicopter, Cuomo said. “In building itself, nobody has been hurt.”