Kerman (IP) - The helicopter carrying Iran's Minister of Youth and Sports crashed during his visit to the city of Baft in Kerman province and he survived the incident.

Iran PressIran news: Hamid Sajjadi, Minister of Sports and Youth, traveled to Kerman on Thursday but the helicopter carrying him crashed during the visit.

16 passengers were aboard the helicopter, all of whom were treated in the hospital except one person who died.

The Director of Khatam Al-Anbia Hospital in the city of Baft, where the injured of the incident were taken, said the injured, including the Minister of Sports, are in favorable condition.


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