A helicopter crashed into the Hudson River near 34th street in Manhattan on Wednesday afternoon, according to NBC New York.
A helicopter partially submerged in the Hudson River, May 15, 2019.
Photo credit: @lewintech / Twitter
It is unknown how many people were on board or which company operated the chopper, however there were no injuries reported.
BREAKING: Helicopter lands in the Hudson River @abc7 #Nyc https://t.co/g9JIpZBO1O
— Laura (@fashion7thave) May 15, 2019
Traffic cameras showed the helicopter tied to a bulkhead on the side of the river, supported by flotation devices.
The city’s emergency management system blasted out an email warning people to expect road closures and a heavy emergency presence in the area of 12th Avenue and West 34th Street. No additional information was immediately available. -NBC New York
First images of the helicopter that went down in the Hudson near 12th and 30th coming in now. pic.twitter.com/qHVn97ZmQg
— Henry Rosoff (@HenryRosoff) May 15, 2019
You can sort of see the helicopter in the second pic. pic.twitter.com/DzlZakMAJL
— JarekFA (@JarekFA) May 15, 2019