Helicopter crashes in Calhoun

April 12, 2022–8:56 p.m.
STAFF REPORTS

Motorists were asked to avoid Highway 53 and South Wall Street in Calhoun Tuesday afternoon after a helicopter crashed near El Nopal.

The aircraft is a privately owned helicopter, and four people we onboard, including the pilot.

Everyone on board survived the crash with only minor injuries reported.

Calhoun Police responded to the scene and the FAA is investigating the cause.

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