Don’t forget that the alt-right speakers had a permit and a court order from a federal judge that forced Charlottesville to allow them to hold a march and rally. The antifa had no such permission and/or permit. The WNs came in peace, the antifa didn’t.
A helicopter crashed Saturday in Albermale County, Virginia, near the city of Charlottesville, where a violent white nationalist rally was taking place.
The Bell 407 helicopter crashed seven miles southwest of Charlottesville, the FAA confirmed to CBS News. There are two confirmed fatalities, the Virginia State Police posted on their Facebook page. Both the people killed were on board.
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is investigating.
Emergency crews were responding, according to CBS affiliate WCAV-TV.
Helicopters were reported flying overhead in Charlottesville as Gov. Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency after what is believed to be the largest gathering of white nationalists in a decade. At least one person was killed and 19 injured when a car plowed into a group of counter-protesters.