Four Americans and a Kenyan have been killed after a helicopter that they were travelling in, crashed on a remote island in northwest Kenya, police said Monday.
The aircraft came down a volcanic island on Lake Turkana, Kenya’s national Park ,police said in a statement
Available information indicates that two helicopters had landed earlier at Labolo tented camp on the national park’s island, however only one managed to clear the area safely,’’ the statement added.
The wreckage of the helicopter was recovered in the early hours of Monday. All on board were killed. The cause of the crash had yet to be determined.
Police did not identify the victims, saying next of kin had to be notified first.