Salvage operation ends as Scotland helicopter is removed
GLASGOW (AFP) - The search and recovery operation carried out after a police helicopter smashed through the roof of a Glasgow pub concluded Monday, with the final death toll standing at nine, police said.
Three people on board the helicopter were killed and six died in the Clutha pub, where around 120 people were watching a performance by a ska band when the aircraft plunged on to the building on Friday evening.
The craft was pulled free of the devastated building earlier Monday.
Police in Scotland confirmed that all the bodies had been removed and named all nine victims.