Three killed in helicopter crashes into California home
By our reporter with agency report
Three people were killed on Tuesday when a helicopter crashed into a home in the Southern California community of Newport Beach, officials said.
Newport official said the Robinson 44 chopper had four people aboard when it crashed into a house about a mile from John Wayne Airport.
Newport police said three people died in the afternoon crash and it was not immediately clear whether those who died were all passengers or included a bystander. Altogether, five people were involved in the collision, including the four on the helicopter and one bystander on the ground, police said.