Tour helicopter loses power in Palmer, lands successfully

    Palmer, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska State Troopers responded to a report of a helicopter crash Sunday afternoon in the area of Outer Springer Loop and Kaye Marie Lane in Palmer.

    Investigation revealed that the helicopter lost power during a tour from the State Fairgrounds.  

    The pilot successfully executed an emergency landing, but the helicopter suffered damage on landing.  

    The pilot and two passengers walked away with no observable injuries.

    As a precaution, the passengers were later transported to Mat-Su Regional Medical Center.

     

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