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Leicester City owner's helicopter crashes near club's stadium

It crashed shortly after take-off following Saturday's game against West Ham in a car park close to King Power Stadium

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A helicopter belonging to Thai billionaire Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha crashed on Saturday near the stadium of his Premiere League club Leicester City.
 
The helicopter was seen enveloped in flames in mobile phone images from the scene and an AFP photographer later saw smoke coming from the wreckage.
 
It crashed shortly after take-off following Saturday's game against West Ham in a car park close to King Power Stadium — a scene of jubilation two years ago when underdogs Leicester City won the Premier League in a remarkable footballing feat.
 
"Emergency services are currently at the King Power Stadium where

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First Published: Oct 29 2018 | 2:29 AM IST

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