Top Ukraine Officials, Children Killed In Helicopter Crash At Kindergarten

Helicopter crash

At a glance

  • helicopter crash in the outskirts of Kiev killed at least 18 people on Wednesday, including Ukraine’s interior minister and his team, according to Ukrainian officials.
  • At least 28 others were injured after a helicopter crashed near a kindergarten and a residential building just outside of Ukraine’s capital in the city of Brovary, said Oleksiy Kuleba, head of the Kiev Regional Military administration. At least 15 of the victims were children.
  • The other casualties were people who were taking their kids to the kindergarten, said Kyrylo Tymoshenko, head of the Ukrainian Presidential Administration.

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