A pilot for the DEA and a state trooper are recovering after surviving a fiery helicopter crash in
It happened around 11 a.m. yesterday morning in a rural area in
County near the
line. Magoffin County
The DEA helicopter was flying a mission as part of the Kentucky State Police marijuana eradication team. The helicopter was up in the air looking for marijuana plants.
Both men were air lifted to a
hospital. Both have
injuries including burns, but the injuries are non-life threatening. Huntington,
The NTSB is expected to arrive on scene this morning to begin its investigation.