Helicopter crash at Cape Girardeau Regional Airport leaves one hospitalized
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - One person was hospitalized after a helicopter crash at the Cape Girardeau Regional Airport.
According to Battalion Chief Shawn Morris with the Cape Girardeau Fire Department (CGFD), crews received reports of the crash around 8 a.m. and arrived on scene to airport employees providing one person with medical attention.
He says there was a helicopter crash involving a single occupant who was taken to Saint Francis Medical Center by North Scot Ambulance District.
A release from CGFD says there was extensive damage from the incident.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation by the Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board.
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