3 men injured in Idaho helicopter crash

By The Associated Press | Posted - Jun. 30, 2014 at 4:41 p.m.

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PAUL, Idaho (AP) — A helicopter crashed into a hay field northwest of Paul, injuring three men.

Lincoln County Sheriff Kevin Ellis says the crash was reported at about 5:30 p.m. Sunday. He tells the Times-News (http://bit.ly/1lJgRmR ) that all three men were conscious and talking when emergency responders arrived.

Two men were taken to the hospital in Pocatello, while a third was hospitalized in Twin Falls.

The helicopter, operated by Reeder Flying Service of Twin Falls, was crushed by the impact.

The names of the men involved haven't been released.


Information from: The Times-News, http://www.magicvalley.com

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