Helicopter crash in Delaware

November 9, 2008 2:09:42 PM PST
At 12:49 p.m., Troopers were called to the north end of the airfield at Summit Aviation in reference to a helicopter crash. In this case, Amanda Randall, 51, of Fenwick Island, lifted off in her Rotorway Executive 162F experimental helicopter.

With being just a few feet off of the ground, the helicopter unexpectedly turned over onto its side and crashed into the ground. Ms. Randall was not injured in the crash; however, she suffered a superficial head wound when climbing out of the helicopter.

State Police Medics located at Summit Aviation were on the scene within moments and administered medical care to Ms. Randall.

This investigation has been turned over to the F.A.A. and the State Police is no longer involved.

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