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Australia: helicopter crashes during firefighting operation
The state of emergency and evacuations are continuing
Today a firefighting helicopter crashed while it was operating to extinguish the flames in Australia (see AVIONEWS). The incident occurred in Pechey, near Toowoomba, and fortunately there are no victims, but the pilot was injured and was hospitalized.The mayor of Toowoomba, Paul Antonio, informed the commander of his closeness. Meanwhile, evacuations from homes continue for residents and one of them...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency