PM to look at regulations for helicopters

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The scene at Vauxhall. The helicopter pilot came from Berkshire Credit: ITV News

Prime Minister David Cameron said the rules for helicopter flights over central London would need to be carefully looked at following this morning's fatal crash.

Speaking at Prime Minister's Questions, he also paid tribute to the "brave and professional" response of the emergency services to the crash in Vauxhall, central London, after a commercial helicopter hit a crane on a high-rise building.

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Vauxhall crash pilot from Berks

The pilot of the helicopter which crashed in London lived in Berkshire.