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Helicopter crashes into Glasgow pub

Updated 8:43 PM ET, Mon December 2, 2013
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The wreckage of a police helicopter is lifted from the collapsed roof of Clutha pub in Glasgow on Tuesday, December 2. Eight people have been killed and 14 seriously injured since a police aircraft crashed into a downtown pub. Andy Buchanan/AFP/Getty Images
Rescuers work to lift the police helicopter wreckage from the roof of the pub on December 2. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
A police officer lays flowers new the pub on Sunday, December 1. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
Members of the public wait on Sunday to lay flowers near to the Clutha pub in Glasgow. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
Rescue workers in Glasgow, Scotland, tend to the scene Saturday, November 30, where a police helicopter crashed into the Clutha Bar. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
The damaged helicopter rests on the roof of the Clutha Bar. PA PHOTOS/LANDOV
Emergency workers sift through wreckage. Scott Heppell/AP
Rescue workers search for survivors inside the pub. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
Emergency crews arrive at the scene of the crash. courtesy Jan Hollands
Police markings can be seen on some of the helicopter wreckage. Courtesy Jan Hollands
Emergency workers inspect the roof of the pub. AFP PHOTO/ANDY BUCHANAN
Emergency workers gather near the scene of the crash. Andy Buchanan/AFP/Getty Images
The helicopter, carrying two police officers and a civilian pilot, crashed on the roof of the pub at 10:25 p.m., according to Scottish police. Rex/Rex USA
Emergency responders work on the wreckage on top of the pub. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
A spokesman for the Scottish Ambulance Service said there were "multiple ambulances and a special operations team on site." Rex/Rex USA
The crash occurred as patrons listened to the self-styled ska band Esperanza, which had taken the stage at the pub a short time earlier. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
Witnesses reported seeing people who appeared injured running from The Clutha pub after the crash. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
Rescue workers gather near the scene of the crash. Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
The helicopter continued to smolder hours after the crash. Rex/Rex USA