Helicopter crashes in Pangasinan; 2 hurt


Posted at Jun 10 2016 04:36 PM

Helicopter crashes in Pangasinan; 2 hurt 1

BINALONAN, Pangasinan - A helicopter crashed on a residential area in Binalonan, Pangasinan Friday morning, leaving two people including its pilot injured.

Witnesses said the two-seater Sikorsky chopper with tail number RP-C337 crashed on a vacant lot in a subdivision past 9 a.m.

Private pilot Lovie Ibbara and flying master Capt. Dante Delos Rinos were both injured in the crash.

They were immediately brought to the Urdaneta Sacred Heart Hospital for treatment.

Authorities are still investigating the incident. - Report from Joanna Tacason, ABS-CBN News North Central Luzon