Provence & Côte d'Azur: at least three people are believed to have died
Helicopter crash in Gorges du Verdon
The aircraft is believed to have crashed on the left bank of the Gorges near the town of La Palud sur Verdon, in the Alpes Haute de Provence. Details at this stage remain sketchy, but it is being reported that at least three people have died in the accident. A fourth person is also believed to have been injured.
The Riviera Times will bring you more information as we receive it.