Two Injured In Training Helpcopter Crash In Cleburne

CLEBURNE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – On Friday afternoon a helicopter crash at the Cleburne Airport sent two people to the hospital.

Charlie Hodges with the City of Cleburne says it was a training flight.

Cleburne Helicopter Crash

The two injured were taken to Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth with non-life threatening injuries.

Helicopter owner Rick Segerstrom says his son was on a training flight with an instructor when they lost control in the ground and the chopper crashed.

The helicopter was extensively damaged.

The FAA is expected to investigate the cause of the crash.

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