A helicopter carrying the Philippine national police chief and seven other people crashed after hitting a power cable upon takeoff, Thursday, March 5, in San Pedro, Philippines.
Gen. Archie Francisco Gamboa and the others were pulled from the wreckage by police officers.
Two police officials were critically injured in the crash while the six other people are in stable condition.
A motorcycle was damaged but apparently no people on the ground were hurt in the crash. (AP)