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California: Helicopter Crash Kills 6

California is the most populous and third largest state in the United States, with over 38 million residents as of 2023. The state boasts of having the largest economy within the country, with over $3.6 trillion USD as its gross state product as of 2022.

According to multiple reports, a Eurocopter EC 130 helicopter carrying 6 people crashed near Nipton, California, on Friday, February 9 2024, killing everyone on board. The reports further mentions that among the victims were Herbert Wigwe, the CEO of Access Bank Group, his spouse, and their son.

Access Bank Group is a financial services conglomerate that was founded in 1989, with its headquarters in Nigeria. Its commercial bank division, Access Bank Plc, is the largest in Africa by customer base, boasting of over 40 million customers as of 2023.

Incognito Blog expresses heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of the individuals affected by the helicopter crash.