Police update: Work will continue throughout the night

A briefing by Norfolk Police has just taken place and officers have said that work will continue right through the night with a view to removing the bodies of the four dead Airmen at first light.

Officers also said the undamaged helicopter, which landed to help their colleagues, has not been moved for fear that vital evidence would be disturbed.

Police also said the coast road near to the site will remain closed for several days. They have also urged the public to stay away from the area.

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Four killed in US military helicopter crash in Norfolk

Four people have been killed their Pave Hawk military helicopter crashed at Cley in North Norfolk. The aircraft was based at RAF Lakenheath in Suffolk.