Two Escape Chopper Crash Uninjured

Chopper crash under investigation by the FAA

By Frank Heinz
|  Friday, Oct 14, 2011  |  Updated 10:41 AM CDT
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Two Escape Chopper Crash Uninjured

A helicopter crashed while landing at Meacham Airport in Fort Worth Friday morning.

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A helicopter crashed while landing at Meacham Airport in Fort Worth Friday morning, the Federal Aviation Agency says.

A spokesperson for the FAA said the helicopter sustained severe damage, but that neither of the two people on board suffered any injuries.

The helicopter's tail number indicates the aircraft is a Hughes 269-A, which normally only holds two people.  The registration status said the helicopter may not have been suitable for operation.

The FAA is at the scene and investigating the cause crash.

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