- Associated Press - Monday, March 28, 2016

GREENTOWN, Pa. (AP) - Officials say a pilot is dead after his helicopter went down in northeastern Pennsylvania.

The Times-Tribune of Scranton (https://bit.ly/1VPFkbF ) reports the helicopter crashed in a heavily wooded area of Greene Township on Sunday. Rescue crews located the aircraft after they pinged the pilot’s cellphone.

The helicopter was reported missing after it didn’t land at Doylestown Airport.

Authorities didn’t immediately identify the pilot.

It’s unclear what caused the crash.

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Information from: The Times-Tribune, https://thetimes-tribune.com/


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