- Associated Press - Friday, August 28, 2015

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - A fire official says two people aboard a private helicopter suffered minor injuries when it made a rough landing in Cheyenne.

The Wyoming Tribute Eagle reports (https://goo.gl/NMUQ30 ) the landing happened at about 11:15 a.m. Friday.

Laramie County Fire District 1 Chief Darrick Mittlestadt says the helicopter stalled and fell when it was about 15 feet off the ground. The pilot and two passengers were in the helicopter.

The two who suffered minor injuries were transported to Cheyenne Regional Medical Center.

___

Information from: Wyoming Tribune Eagle, https://www.wyomingnews.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide