Turkish helicopter crashes at sea

Two people have been killed and two reported missing after a coast guard helicopter crashed into the sea off southern Turkey.

Rescuers were searching for two people missing after the crash

The aircraft, which was returning from a surveillance mission, went down late on Saturday in an area near the town of Kumluca, according to local authorities quoted by the Anatolia news agency.

The cause of the accident was not immediately known.

It said the bodies of two of those on board were found by fishermen and rescuers were searching for two other people missing from the crash.

Source: AFP