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UPDATE: 2 Dead after News Helicopter Crash in Seattle

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(NBC NEWS)-Two people have been killed after a news helicopter crashed on top of at least three vehicles outside Seattle Center Tuesday morning and caught fire. A third person was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

The crash happened in the 400 block of Broad Street next to Fisher Plaza, which is home to KOMO-TV.

KOMO confirmed that it is their helicopter. The helicopter was being used in a joint partnership between KOMO and KING 5.

The Seattle Fire Department tweeted that two people were killed at the scene. A 37-year-old man has been taken to Harborview Medical Center in critical condition. That man was in one of the cars, but managed to pull himself out.

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