Newlyweds die in helicopter crash leaving their wedding

Newlyweds killed in helicopter crash after departing wedding ceremony

Newlyweds killed in helicopter crash after departing wedding ceremony

A newlywed couple died just hours after tying the knot on Saturday night when the helicopter they were traveling in crashed in Texas.

Byler's grandfather William Byler told KTRK the helicopter crash happened at their family ranch. Neither has said whether anyone else was on board the helicopter, but a friend of the couple wrote on Facebook that the pilot was also killed in the crash.

The National Transportation Safety Board was scheduled to release more details Monday.

The Houstonian, a student-led newspaper at Sam Houston State University, confirmed Will Byler and Bailee Ackerman were leaving their wedding when the helicopter went down in Central Texas.

According to the couple's wedding website, they were to be married Saturday in Uvalde, where the Byler family ranch is located.

A young bride and groom from Texas were killed when their helicopter suddenly crashed moments after departing the reception, according to reports.

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On social media, wedding attendees have been posting their condolences in the captions of wedding photos.

Rest in peace Will Byler and Bailee Ackerman, you will be missed.

. "When Bailee met Will she completely fell in love".

DPS and the Federal Aviation Administration continue to investigate the scene.

"I love them both so dearly and they will always be so special to me", Ellis said.

The Uvalde County Sheriff's Office said a call about a possible downed aircraft came in around midnight.

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