Pilot Rescued After Helicopter Crashes Into New York City’s Hudson River

According to a report by Business Insider, on Wednesday afternoon, the New York City Fire Department confirmed that a helicopter has crashed into the Hudson River in New York City. A spokesperson for the fire department said that the pilot, the only person on board at the time of the crash, had been safely removed from the water with no injuries. Business Insider reports that video taken by an onlooker shows the helicopter spinning and flying erratically before crashing into the river.