Japanese police helicopter crashes in Fukushima
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All seven people were sent to a nearby hospital and remain conscious, the officials said.
The prefectural police helicopter crashed into a rice field while transporting a heart for a transplant, the officials said.
The crash came shortly after the helicopter departed from a hospital in the Fukushima city of Aizuwakamatsu at around 8 a.m. (11 p.m. Friday GMT), bound for Fukushima Airport, the officials said. ■