Mar 18, 2014 2:00 PM
SEATTLE (NBC News) - At least two people are dead after a news helicopter crashed in Seattle Tuesday morning.
The helicopter, operated by CBS affiliate KOMO-TV, slammed into the ground on a busy street not far from the city's famous Space Needle.
"When he went to take back off the sound of the helicopter changed drastically, and I looked and the helicopter was almost immediately pitched off and off balance, and it kind of nosed over trees and clipped the tops of the trees and crashed just on the other side of the street there," said witness Bo Bain.
A 38-year-old man who was in one of the cars hit by the helicopter is hospitalized in critical condition.
Read more: http://nbcnews.to/1hx54Ti
4 hours ago
Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Look at photos and videos and share them!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
See the latest winning numbers!
|6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
|FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more