Pilot in hospital after helicopter crash in Brantford
A pilot is in hospital with unknown injuries after a helicopter crashed in Brantford Sunday morning.
Published Sunday, July 25, 2021 11:59AM EDT
Last Updated Sunday, July 25, 2021 11:59AM EDT
A pilot is in hospital after a helicopter crash in Brantford Sunday morning.
At around 7 a.m., Brantford police responded to a collision involving a helicopter in the areas of Golf and Powerline Roads.
Daniel Ferlatte, an investigator with the Transportation Safety Board, told CTV News Kitchener that the pilot suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
There were no other passengers in the helicopter.
Ferlatte said the helicopter was spraying pesticide to a nearby field when it crashed.
“They hit the hydro wires, and they crashed a few feet after,” he said.
The cause of the crash is under investigation.
- with files from CTV Kitchener