UPDATE: 2 dead in crash of Virginia State Police helicopter near Charlottesville

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The Daily Progress:

Witnesses say a Virginia State Police helicopter has crashed near 43 Old Farm Road, near the Birdwood Golf Course in Charlottesville.

Officers guarding the scene will not confirm who or what was involved, but neighbors say the helicopter hovered low over houses before going into nearby woods.

Newsplex:

Emergency crews are on the scene of a helicopter crash in Albemarle County.

The crash occurred on Old Farm Road.

BNO News:

A Virginia State Police helicopter which was monitoring the protests in Charlottesville has crashed in a wooded area on the outskirts of the city, witnesses say. Only few details were immediately available.