MEHOOPANY, Pa. (AP) — One person is dead in a helicopter crash in rural northeastern Pennsylvania.
The Federal Aviation Administration says the wreckage of a Robinson R44 copter was found in a remote area of Wyoming County on Thursday night after the agency had issued an alert about a missing aircraft.READ MORE: 'I Don’t Know If You Overcome It': Caitlyn Kaufman's Mother Recalls Losing Her Daughter In Nashville Road Rage Shooting
State police say one person was killed, but that person’s name has not been released.
The flight had departed Allentown Queen Municipal Airport in Allentown and was headed to Bradford County Airport in Towanda.READ MORE: FDA Authorizes Pfizer's Coronavirus Vaccine For Children 12 To 15 Years Old
The Robinson R44 is a four-seat light helicopter that has been in production since 1992.
The National Transportation Safety Board will be in charge of the investigation.MORE NEWS: School Board Official Scott Huddle Resigns After Denying Systemic Racism
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