As it happened: Glasgow helicopter crash

Key points

  • Eight people confirmed dead after a police helicopter crashed into the Clutha bar
  • 14 people being treated with "very serious injuries" in hospitals across the city, Police Scotland have said
  • It crashed into the bar on Stockwell Street on the banks of the River Clyde at 22:25 on Friday
  • The Eurocopter EC-135 T2 helicopter carried two police officers and a civilian pilot, who were all killed
  • A Casualty Bureau phone number - 0800 092 0410 - has been set up for concerned relatives
  • The Queen says her thoughts and prayers are with the victims

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  • Sarah Bell 
  • Rob Corp 
  • Keith Moore 
  • Andrew Black 

Last updated 30 November 2013

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