Breaking News

FAA investigating helicopter crash in northeast New Mexico

FAA investigating helicopter crash in northeast New Mexico
MGN
News

POSTED: Saturday, September 7, 2013 - 8:27pm

UPDATED: Saturday, September 7, 2013 - 8:28pm

Investigators were trying to determine what caused a helicopter crash in northeast New Mexico.

State police said a government helicopter from Illinois crashed near Amistad, New Mexico, about 200 miles from Santa Fe, at about 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

There were two people onboard, but they only had minor injuries.

The helicopter was destroyed.

The Federal Aviation Administration, New Mexico State Police and The Union County Sheriff's Office are investigating.
 

Comments News Comments

Post new Comment