Quetta (Staff Report): A man was dead while two others were injured after a helicopter crashed near Eastern bypass in Quetta on Thursday.

The injured have been shifted to Combined Military Hospital.

An army aviation helicopter was conducting medical evacuation of the injured soldier from Kahan, Kohlu to Quetta , according to an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) handout.

"Crew and pilots remained safe. However, two crew members were injured . Meanwhile, injured FC soldier embraced martyrdom," the ISPR said.