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Norwegian helicopter crashes in North Sea, killing 1 person and injuring 5 others, 2 seriously

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A helicopter flying between an offshore oil platform and mainland Norway has crashed into the North Sea, killing one person and injuring five others, two of them seriously. The Sikorsky S-92 helicopter was on a training mission for state-owned oil and gas company Equinor ASA when it went down late Wednesday off Bergen, Norway’s second largest city. There were six people on board. Hospital officials said two were seriously injured, including one who was in critical condition. All six people were working for Equinor. The cause of the accident is being investigated.

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