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Helicopter crashes into pub in Scottish city Glasgow

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A helicopter believed to be operated by the police has crashed into the roof of a pub in the Scottish city of Glasgow,causing multiple injuries,lawmakers and witnesses said. (AP)

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Firefighters,paramedics and police rushed to the Clutha pub after the accident,which happened yesterday while the pub was full of revellers celebrating the start of the St Andrew's Day weekend. (AP)

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Jim Murphy,a Labour party member of parliament and opposition spokesman for international development,told the BBC he was driving through the area "just a few seconds after what seems like a helicopter has crashed into a pub". (AP)

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Several pictures on social networks showed what appeared to be the wreckage of a dark-coloured helicopter with yellow police markings. (AP)

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Part of the helicopter had apparently crashed through the roof of the one-storey pub. (AP)

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A spokesman for the Police Roll of Honour Trust,a charity that keeps a record of officers killed in the line of duty,told they believed it was a police helicopter but could not confirm. (AP)

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The trust also tweeted: "Our thoughts are with the crew of @policescotland SP99 helicopter that has crashed in Glasgow – hoping everyone is alright". (Reuters)