Little Rock Police Department helicopter crash

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From THV11

Little Rock police on scene of LRPD helicopter crash

Little Rock police have responded to a police helicopter crash at 11400 Ironton Rd., just south of Little Rock off I-530.

Author: THV11 Digital

Published: 11:33 AM CDT August 16, 2018

Updated: 1:49 PM CDT August 16, 2018

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Little Rock police have responded to a police helicopter crash at 11400 Ironton Rd., just south of Little Rock off I-530, on Aug. 16.

The Little Rock Police Department said that the helicopter was being tested after routine maintenance when a straight-line wind caused the crash.

One of the two people in the cockpit was seriously injured and taken to a hospital. The man is a retired officer and one of the longest-tenured pilots for the Little Rock Police Department.

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