Reports that six people were killed in a helicopter crash
It is said to have become a dark weekend for power.
According to authorities, a helicopter crash in California’s part of the Mojave Desert resulted in the tragic deaths of six people who were allegedly on their way to Las Vegas for the Super Bowl.
Six people are presumed dead after a helicopter crash in Nevada
Shortly after the incident, which occurred around 10pm local time on Friday, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) informed the public that the helicopter involved was a Eurocopter EC130, with six people on board.
The San Bernardino County Police Department told local media that the helicopter took off from Palm Springs Airport at approximately 8:45 p.m. on Friday. Its intended destination was Boulder, Nevada, before the tragic accident occurred.
Boulder is located about 26 miles from Las Vegas. The accident occurred near Neptune, California, along the California-Nevada border, near Halloran Springs Road.
There were reportedly rainy weather conditions at the time of the accident. Despite the efforts made by the authorities to search for survivors, none have been found so far. Additionally, no victims have been identified at this time. In a statement addressing next steps in this unfortunate situation, the FAA shared:
“The FAA and National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will investigate. The NTSB will be responsible for the investigation and will provide any updates.”
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) told Fox News Digital that its investigators will arrive at the crash site on Saturday to begin their investigation. As an agency spokesperson revealed, “They will document the accident scene and examine the aircraft. The aircraft will then be restored to a secure facility for further evaluation.”
Inside the NFL’s Super Bowl
The San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs are scheduled to face off again in the NFL’s championship game, Super Bowl LVIII, in Las Vegas on Sunday, February 11.
Kelce has attracted attention not only for his exceptional performances on the field but also for his well-known relationship with the singer Taylor Swift. Hence, fans can expect to see a packed stadium on Sunday.
On the other hand, the 49ers are led by a quarterback Brooke Purdy, who faced a lot of criticism for his perceived lack of skill. However, he proved the doubters wrong with his impressive statistics and impressive performances, helping the team achieve crucial victories.
Additionally, Christian McCaffrey had an exceptional season, setting new records for both the franchise and the league with his outstanding performance on the field.
Super Bowl LVIII is scheduled to kick off at 6:30 p.m. ET at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, marking the first time the city, known as the Entertainment Capital of the World, will host the stadium, which opened in 2020. Annual championship match.
time He also revealed that the game will be broadcast nationally by CBS and can be streamed on Paramount Plus, as well as through the NFL Network app or website.
Likewise, Nickelodeon will air an exclusive production designed for kids, featuring hosts like screen favorites Dora the Explorer and SpongeBob SquarePants.
While anticipation for the Super Bowl is building thanks to the Chiefs and 49ers showdown, the halftime show captured everyone’s attention as well. And it’s not hard to see why music icon Usher, whose real name is Usher Raymond IV, chose to entertain the crowd at the Las Vegas location for about 13 minutes.
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