NTSB, FAA Investigators to Probe Helicopter Crash

(Troy Township, OH)    Federal investigators will arrive in Wood County today to find the cause of a deadly helicopter crash. 

According to the Wood County sheriff,  the chopper went down Monday on Bradner Road in Troy Township near the Ohio Turnpike, killing both people on board.  

The victims were utility contractors, hired to inspect FirstEnergy's electric transmission lines from the air when the crash happened just before noon Monday. 

Both the NTSB and FAA are sending crash investigators to the site. The sheriff says there was no sign of fire and no indication that the aircraft hit any utility lines.

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