Helicopter crashes, injures occupants on North Cimarron Rd

Posted on Thursday, May 13th, 2021 at 1:40 pm    

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK – A training flight for a U.S. Custom and Border Protection helicopter ended in flames when it crashed down on North Cimarron Road Wednesday, reports KFOR.

The accident happened around 3:30 p.m. The helicopter erupted in flames and then crashed to the ground. A teacher and a student were aboard the helicopter when the accident occurred. They both suffered minor injuries

Firefighters arrived on the scene after the crash to find the helicopter burned down to its frame.

The incident is being investigated by Border Protection officials.

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