MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Police say seven people were killed in a helicopter crash which was headed to Fort Lauderdale from the Bahamas.
Bahamas police said the chopper had been carrying seven American citizens when it took off from Big Grand Cay.READ MORE: CBS4 Nat Moore Trophy Profile: Gulliver Prep Running Back Sedrick Irvin Jr.
According to the Bahamas Press, West Virginia billionaire Chris Cline, who made his fortune in coal mining, is one of the people killed.READ MORE: Florida Mom Making Angel Gowns For Families Who Lose Baby Unexpectedly
Authorities report his daughter was another one of the victims.MORE NEWS: South Florida Businesses Relying On Tourism Hope To Recover From Pandemic Lows
No word yet on what caused the crash.