April 25, 2019, 08:08
Updated April 25, 2019, 8:31 pm
Two people were killed and two others were injured when a police helicopter crashed in the Zuliano municipality of San Francisco, Polisure, this Thursday afternoon in the parking lot of the Maracaibo Bull arena.
The deceased was identified as General of the Bolivarian National Guard, Alfonso Torres Pace, and the second pilot of the plane, Luis Urdanete, who was on duty. The pilot of the helicopter, Captain Freyles Oheeda and General Dilio Rodriguez were injured.
So far, the causes of the incident are unknown.
# 25Av 17:05 A Maracaibo municipal police helicopter rushed to Plaza de Toros on Thursday. They report two dead and two injured after a plane crash. Photo politeness #TVVNoticias #TVVenezuela pic.twitter.com/onWcZqdrne
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