The incident happened in the city of Kremenchuk, when the Mi-8 aircraft touched a cable of a TV tower.
An MI-8 helicopter belonging to the Ukrainian Helicopters company rushed to the ground on January 25 at 7:35 pm local time, in the city of Kremenchuk, in Ukraine.
The helicopter Mi-8MT and registration UR-CCM was making a training flight in that city, located 250 kilometers southeast of the capital, Kyiv, when it touched a cable that supports a television transmitter tower.
When the emergency team arrived at the scene, MI-8 was already on fire. Its four occupants died at the site.