Wreckage of missing US Chopper found by Nepalese army

Published on May 15, 2015 18:38:38 PM
Nepalese Army has revealed that a US Chopper, which was involved in earthquake relief work and which went missing since Tuesday, has been found in a wrecked condition in the mountainous region.

The US Chopper went missing when the second earthquake struck the nation on Tuesday. It was carrying six US Marines and two Nepali soldiers.

Three bodies have been found with the wreckage, Nepal Defense Secretary Ishwori Poudyal was quoted as saying by CNN.

US and Nepal army ground troops were searching the mountainous region to find the missing UH-1Y Huey.