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Helicopter crash victim tribute

Tributes have been paid to Matthew Wood, the second man killed after a helicopter struck a crane in central London. His company called him "a warm and generous man." The clean-up operation continues on the site of the crash.

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Air Ambulance Service 'deeply saddened' after pilot death

Andy Williamson, chief executive of The Air Ambulance Service, paid tribute to pilot Pete Barnes:

We are deeply saddened to hear the news that Pete Barnes was killed in the helicopter accident in London this morning.

Pete had worked with us for many years and will be greatly missed.

Our thoughts are with his family and with all the families affected by this tragedy.

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