All Bad: Police Helicopter Takeoff Goes Horribly Wrong!

This is the terrifying moment a helicopter flips over while struggling to take off. Authorities released video showing the crash of a police copter in Arkansas that left one person injured.

 

 

The pilot was reportedly rushed to hospital with a head injury after the chopper smashed into the ground after getting caught by the wind.

 

Police Helicopter Takeoff Goes Horribly Wrong!

 

The video posted on Facebook shows the Bell TH-67 on a platform at a police training facility with its rotors turning. The chopper and the platform start to move as the helicopter pitches and fails to gain altitude.

A man then comes out of a building, seeming to signal the pilot to land, as the helicopter’s skid catches the edge of the platform and the craft rolls. The rotor touched the ground and broke apart.

 

A man can be seen rushing out of a building to go and help the injured pilot

 

Retired officer William Denio was injured in the crash.

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