SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) – Four individuals, three passengers and a pilot are OK after their helicopter crashed at Miami Executive Airport.
The crash occurred in a car parking zone of the airport, close to International Flight Center North, simply after 7 p.m., Tuesday.
Part of the helicopter slammed proper via the fence behind a parked truck.
The tail finish of the helicopter could possibly be seen a number of ft away from the remainder of the chopper. Another piece of it was additionally discovered within the area close by.
Officials mentioned there have been 4 individuals on the personal coaching helicopter at the time of the crash.
“To see them take off and then land and I see them like that, that’s the next time I saw them, I’m freaked out,” mentioned Anthony Valle who works at the airport.
Valle captured the scene on his cellphone shortly after the crash.
“I heard the pilot say that as the helicopter landed, someone shifted around in their seat, or something like that, and then the helicopter started spinning around, loses control and is now there,” he mentioned.
No accidents had been reported.
“One of them hit their head,” Valle mentioned. (*4*)
Valle mentioned issues might have been a lot worse as a gasoline truck was parked simply ft away.
“Inches. It came inches from the fuel truck. I mean, everyone would have died,” he mentioned.
Investigators have arrived on the scene to research the reason for the crash.
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