Fix of the issue is now available in InDesign’s latest November’17 update.
Please upgrade to the latest version InDesign CC 13.0.1 for the fix.
If you are unable to see the update, go to Creative Cloud application and click on the context menu on the top right and click on Check for App Updates.
InDesign TeamPriscilla supported this idea ·Priscilla commented
I'm also having this same issue, but it's not just with copy. It crashes with objects as well. It is an immediate shutdown of the entire program every time.