A helicopter crash near Storm King Mountain north of New York City left at least one person dead Sunday, state police said.
The first responders responded to the accident near State Route 218 in Cornwall, Orange County, at 6 p.m. 14.30, the police state in a statement.
The pilot of the Robinson R44 helicopter was the only passenger, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. He was pronounced dead at the scene by police.
An investigation by the FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board is underway, federal officials said.
Storm King Mountain is located approximately 50 miles north of New York City.