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4 dead after Duke Life Flight helicopter goes down in eastern NC

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PERQUIMANS COUNTY, N.C. — Four people were killed Friday after a Duke Life Flight helicopter crashed in eastern North Carolina, according to WRAL.

The incident happened in Perquimans County near Belvidere.

The helicopter had just taken off from Sentara Albemarle with three crew members and a patient on board.