Helicopter Crashes Into The East River

(credit: NYPD)
Helicopter Rescue
From L-R: PO Ryan Norman, Lt. Lawrence Serras, Det. Keith Connelly, Det. Sean Mulcahy, Det. Peter Keszthelyi, Det. Peter Quinn, Det. Robert Mirfield effect the rescue of a passenger from the East River helicopter crash on Oct. 5, 2011.
(credit: NYPD)
A diver enters the waters of the East River next to orange buoys that mark the spot where a helicopter crashed, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)
East River Helicopter Crash A diver enters the waters of the East River next to orange buoys that mark the spot where a helicopter crashed, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)
A helicopter that crashed into the East River in New York is hoisted from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
East River Helicopter Crash A helicopter that crashed into the East River in New York is hoisted from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
A helicopter that crashed into the East River in New York is raised from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)
East River Helicopter Crash A helicopter that crashed into the East River in New York is raised from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)
Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks during a news conference Monday, Oct. 3, 2011 in New York. (credit: AP Photo/Karly Domb Sadof)
East River Helicopter Crash Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks during a news conference Monday, Oct. 3, 2011 in New York. (credit: AP Photo/Karly Domb Sadof)
A helicopter that crashed into the East River in New rests on the deck of a boat that pulled it from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011 in New York. (credit: AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
East River Helicopter Crash A helicopter that crashed into the East River in New rests on the deck of a boat that pulled it from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011 in New York. (credit: AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
A helicopter that crashed into the East River is hoisted from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
East River Helicopter Crash A helicopter that crashed into the East River is hoisted from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
A helicopter that crashed into the East River is pulled from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
East River Helicopter Crash A helicopter that crashed into the East River is pulled from the water Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Craig Ruttle)
Police boats are on the scene where a helicopter crashed into the East River, marked by orange Buoys, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)
East River Helicopter Crash Police boats are on the scene where a helicopter crashed into the East River, marked by orange Buoys, Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. (credit: AP Photo/Louis Lanzano)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: CBS 2)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: CBS 2)
(credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
(credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
(credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
(credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
(credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
(credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
(credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
(credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
East River Helicopter Crash (credit: Tom Kaminski, Chopper 880)
Categories: News NY News

Latest Galleries

Celebrity BirthdaysBrowse through our list of celebrity birthdays -- do you know when your favorite star was born?
Obama Makes Historic Visit To Hiroshima
Darryl Strawberry 1996 SeasonPhotos of Darryl Strawberry during the Yankees' 1996 world championship season.
Fleet Week 2016 Kicks Off In NYC
Remembering Morley SaferLegendary "60 Minutes" correspondent Morley Safer, who chased stories all across the globe over his 61-year television career, died at age 84 on Thursday, May 19, 2016. Here is a look back at his career.
Derek Jeter's 1996 Rookie SeasonPhotos from Derek Jeter's memorable 1996 rookie season with the New York Yankees.
New 2016-17 CBS Primetime Shows
PHOTOS: Fire Under Metro-North Tracks

More From CBS New York

CAMPAIGN 2016
WCBS 880 Small Business Breakfast

Listen Live