One person died after a helicopter fell on a private house in Sochi in south Russia, a source in emergencies services told TASS on Tuesday.


“According to preliminary information, there were six people aboard the helicopter. One of them died,” the source said.


There was no one inside the house at the time of the helicopter crash, the source added.


Fire-fighting and rescue teams and law-enforcement agencies are working at the scene. The information on the helicopter crash is being specified, the source said.