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Helicopter crash in North Manchester leaves one in critical condition

A man is in the hospital in critical condition after crashing his helicopter into a North Manchester field Sunday night

Posted: Feb 23, 2020 8:23 PM
Updated: Feb 24, 2020 10:16 AM

NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. (WFFT) -- Wabash County Sheriff's deputies are currently on the scene of a small helicopter crash in North Manchester.

North Manchester helicopter crash

Sheriff Ryan Baker tells Fox 55 the pilot of the helicopter was flown to Parkview hospital by a good samaritan.

The victim is in critical condition.

The crash happened on a farm behind a home near West State Road 114.

Sheriff Baker says the helicopter is a single-engine, single-occupant helicopter.

We have a crew at the scene and will have more tonight online and at 10 on FOX 55.

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