A medical helicopter in West Texas with a patient on board made an emergency landing after a bird crashed through two windows.
An Air Evac Lifeteam spokeswoman said a crew flying from Abilene to Lubbock reported the accident Tuesday night and landed in a parking lot between a motel and a fast-food restaurant in Merkel, 20 miles west of Abilene. She says the bird struck a nurse inside the helicopter. The nurse was later treated for minor injuries.
No other injuries were reported.
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Another helicopter crew was called out to transport the patient, whose condition is unknown.
Officials didn't say what kind of bird was involved.