Charlottesville, VA – A Virginia State Police helicopter crashed Saturday in Albermale County, Virginia, near the city of Charlottesville, where a violent white nationalist rally was taking place.Police said Lt. H. Jay Cullen of Midlothian and Trooper-pilot Berke M.M. Bates of Quinton were killed in the crash, the Associated Press reports. Police said the helicopter was assisting law enforcement officers monitor the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville.The Bell 407 helicopter crashed seven miles southwest of Charlottesville, the FAA confirmed to CBS News. There are two confirmed fatalities, the Virginia State Police posted on their Facebook page. Both the people killed were on board.President Trump tweeted Saturday night his "deepest condolences"...
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Police identify 2 dead in helicopter crash near Charlottesville