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Jon Zuccala stands on a trailer with the remains of a helicopter that crashed into Roosevelt Lake in December. Crews quickly located the wreckage once local witnesses showed them the crash site. Ownership rights to the wreck remain unclear, since the company that owned the chopper has filed for bankruptcy.

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Chopper salvaged from lake

A Lake Havasu-based recovery company exhumed the twisted remains of a helicopter from the watery tomb of Roosevelt Lake Monday, weeks after it crashed into the lake nearly killing three people on board.


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