Helicopter crash in Schuylkill Co.

August 22, 2008 7:00:20 PM PDT
A charity event took a terrifying turn Friday night when a helicopter crashed in Ryan Township, Schuylkill County. The crash happened just before 7:00 p.m. at the Mountain Valley Golf Course.

Officials say the helicopter was dropping golf balls when something went wrong, and it plummeted to the ground.

The pilot and co-pilot were critically injured, and flown to an area hospital.

No one on the ground was hurt.

The FAA is investigating.

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