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Student and instructor pilot injured, transported to hospital, after their helicopter crashes during a training flight, near a hanger at the Cleburne Municipal Airport.
Modified Date:Wed, 04/08/2015 - 3:33pm
Accident Date:Thursday, April 24, 2014
A helicopter pilot and passenger on a training flight were injured after a crash in Cleburne Friday afternoon. The helicopter came down on the ramp near a hangar at the Cleburne Municipal Airport at about 2:20 p.m. The owner of the helicopter, Rick Segerstrom, said his son were on a training flight with an instructor when they lost control and crashed. Both the pilot and passenger were transported to Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth with non life-threatening injuries. The helicopter, a two-seat 1967 Schweitzer 269-A, had recently been refurbished and had passed it's annual inspection, Cleburne officials said. The Texas Department of Public Safety and Federal Aviation Administration are investigating.
Roadway:Cleburne Municipal Airport
County:Johnson County, TX
Area:Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX