According to the department’s press service, the plane owned by Polyar-Avia LLC delivered food and spare parts for equipment in the Olsky district. As the helicopter was about to land, it collided with a construction trailer and flipped over on its side. Mi-8 caught fire and was completely destroyed by fire. The crew of three managed to evacuate in time.
The Magadan Acting Transport Prosecutor flew to the scene. He will coordinate the activities of law enforcement, investigative agencies and rescue services.
Recall that the incident occurred at 11:30 local time. One person was injured. A criminal case has been initiated.