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We have these photos avail for RON use. Lt. Cullen is pictured on the left. Trooper-Pilot Bates is on the right. 
The two officers died in a Virginia State Police helicopter crash this afternoon in Albermarle County, Virginia.
We have these photos avail for RON use. Lt. Cullen is pictured on the left. Trooper-Pilot Bates is on the right. 
The two officers died in a Virginia State Police helicopter crash this afternoon in Albermarle County, Virginia.

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Two state troopers killed in helicopter crash

Two Virginia State Patrol troopers were killed in a helicopter crash while assisting public safety resources with the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia. CNN's Brian Todd has more.

Two state troopers killed in helicopter crash

Two Virginia State Patrol troopers were killed in a helicopter crash while assisting public safety resources with the protests in Charlottesville, Virginia. CNN's Brian Todd has more.