FOUR DEAD in TV NEWS COPTER COLLISION
Four people died Friday after two TV news helicopters collided. The copters were covering a police pursuit in central Phoenix.
The man, identified as 23-year-old Christopher Jones, was then caught and arrested. He has a history of criminal acts.
The helicopters from KNXV (Channel 15) and KTVK (Channel 3) were covering the police pursuit of a work truck around noon today.
TV viewers did not witness the accident, because both stations had their cameras pointed towards the ground. One station reportedly switched back to the studio after the camera revealed that something was wrong as the copter began spinning and losing control.