Jammu: A pilot was killed and another seriously injured after an Indian Army Dhruv chopper crash-landed in Lakhanpur area of Jammu.
Two pilots suffered grievous injuries when an advanced light helicopter (ALH) Dhruv of the Indian Army crashed inside an army establishment near Basoli Morh in Lakhanpur on Monday evening, sources said. The injured pilots were evacuated to a military hospital for treatment. However, one of them succumbed to the injuries.
According to the sources, the helicopter was damaged completely in the crash-landing.
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