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Helicopter crash kills nine in Scotland

A police helicopter has crashed into a public house in Glasgow, Scotland, killing nine people. Rescuers recovered the wreckage of the helicopter from the building, confirming that the three crew members died, along with six other people. Another 32 people were taken to hospital, some of whom were seriously injured.

Helicopter crash kills nine in Scotland
Celtic coach Neil Lennon lays a wreath near The Clutha bar in Stockwell Street where a police helicopter crashed on the banks of the River Clyde, on December 02, 2013 in Glasgow, United Kingdom. A ninth body has been recovered in the wreckage of Glasgow's Clutha pub which was destroyed when a police helicopter crashed on to the roof of it on Friday night. (Getty Images)
Helicopter crash kills nine in Scotland
Members of the emergency services and rescue workers form a guard of honour for ambulances removing bodies from The Clutha bar where a police helicopter crashed last Friday evening on December 2, 2013 in Glasgow, Scotland. A ninth body has been recovered in the wreckage of Glasgow's Clutha pub which was destroyed when a police helicopter crashed on to the roof of it on Friday night. (Getty Images)
Helicopter crash kills nine in Scotland
Rescuers lift the police helicopter wreckage from the roof of the The Clutha Pub on December 2, 2013 in Glasgow, Scotland. A ninth body has been recovered in the wreckage of Glasgow's Clutha pub which was destroyed when a police helicopter crashed on to the roof of it on Friday night. (Getty Images)
Helicopter crash kills nine in Scotland
Rescuers lift the police helicopter wreckage from the roof of the The Clutha Pub on December 2, 2013 in Glasgow, Scotland. A ninth body has been recovered in the wreckage of Glasgow's Clutha pub which was destroyed when a police helicopter crashed on to the roof of it on Friday night. (Getty Images)
Helicopter crash kills nine in Scotland
Rescuers lift the police helicopter wreckage from the roof of the The Clutha Pub on December 2, 2013 in Glasgow, Scotland. A ninth body has been recovered in the wreckage of Glasgow's Clutha pub which was destroyed when a police helicopter crashed on to the roof of it on Friday night. (Getty Images)
Helicopter crash kills nine in Scotland
Police escort a lorry carrying the police helicopter from the The Clutha bar where it crashed last Friday on December 2, 2013 in Glasgow, Scotland. A ninth body has been recovered in the wreckage of Glasgow's Clutha pub which was destroyed when a police helicopter crashed on to the roof of it on Friday night. (Getty Images)
Helicopter crash kills nine in Scotland
Rescuers lift the police helicopter wreckage from the roof of the The Clutha Pub on December 2, 2013 in Glasgow, Scotland. A ninth body has been recovered in the wreckage of Glasgow's Clutha pub which was destroyed when a police helicopter crashed on to the roof of it on Friday night. (Getty Images)
Helicopter crash kills nine in Scotland
Members of the emergency services and rescue workers form a guard of honour for ambulances removing bodies from The Clutha bar where a police helicopter crashed last Friday evening on December 2, 2013 in Glasgow, Scotland. A ninth body has been recovered in the wreckage of Glasgow's Clutha pub which was destroyed when a police helicopter crashed on to the roof of it on Friday night. (Getty Images)
Helicopter crash kills nine in Scotland
Rescuers lift the police helicopter wreckage from the roof of the The Clutha Pub on December 2, 2013 in Glasgow, Scotland. A ninth body has been recovered in the wreckage of Glasgow's Clutha pub which was destroyed when a police helicopter crashed on to the roof of it on Friday night. (Getty Images)