COLUSA (CBS13) – Four people died Sunday afternoon in a helicopter crash in a remote area of Northern California, the Colusa County Sheriff’s Office said.
Authorities said the crash happened at around 1:15 p.m. near Highway 45 at Reservation Road near Colusa. A first responder located the victims at the crash site and officials pronounced them dead at the scene.READ MORE: 2 Drivers Killed In Head-On Crash Near Patterson
At this time, the identities of the victims are unknown.READ MORE: Detectives: Rental Fraud Suspect Posted Turlock Properties On Facebook Marketplace, Scammed People Out Of $2,000
The sheriff’s office said the Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are leading the investigation.MORE NEWS: California-Grown Cannabis To Be Judged At Next State Fair
This is a developing story. CBS13 will bring you more updates as they become available.