A private helicopter, carrying two persons, crushed on Friday morning in the Southern Romanian county of Ialomita, near the Bertesti forest. According to local emergency services, both passengers were killed instantly.

Ialomita governor Stelian Caramitru says that the victims were men, but the identity remains unknown. Authorities know at least that the two were the pilot and a businessman from Bucharest. The helicopter, heading towards Mamaia, may have crushed because of the poor weather.