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5 bodies, crashed helicopter found on Chiang Mai mountain

MI-17 V5 helicopter at Don Mueang, Bangkok

Royal Thai Army MI-17 V5 helicopter at Don Mueang, Bangkok. Image: Por Khan.


CHIANG MAI — The bodies of the five officers killed when their helicopter crashed on Doi Inthanon on Sunday have been found, including 4th Infantry Division commander Maj Gen Nopporn Ruanchan.

Maj Gen Kosol Prathumchart, commander of the 33rd Military Circle in Chiang Mai, confirmed that searchers had found the bodies and the wreckage on Monday.

Full story: Bangkok Post