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NEW YORK (AP) -

UPDATE: Authorities confirm 5 are dead after a helicopter crash over the weekend.

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Two are dead and three are in critical condition after helicopter crashes in New York City's East River. 

A New York spokesman says at least two people are dead one has been rescued after a helicopter crash. 

The crash happened in New York City's East River. 

This is a developing story, stick with KWWL as we learn more information. 

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