Second Helicopter Crashes in NYC in 4 Days - What's Going On?
NEW YORK - A helicopter crashed Friday afternoon in the East River just blocks south of the
United Nations %u2014 the second helicopter accident in four days in the waters off Manhattan, authorities said.
The two pilots and six businessmen on board were all plucked from the water by rescuers, authorities said. Three of the victims had been swept more than a dozen blocks south by the current, authorities said.