Six firemen killed in helicopter crash in Spain
Six firemen were killed and one injured in eastern Spain on Saturday when their helicopter crashed as they were travelling to extinguish a blaze, regional authorities said.
The accident occurred near the town of Teruel in the Aragon region, some 400 kilometres (250 miles) east of Madrid, the regional government said in a statement.
It said the cause of the crash was not immediately clear.
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