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Four people injured in Montague County helicopter crash

A viewer report indicates the helicopter crash happened near U.S. 81 north of Bowie. (Source: RNN Texoma) A viewer report indicates the helicopter crash happened near U.S. 81 north of Bowie. (Source: RNN Texoma)
Crews working the scene of a helicopter crash in Montague County. (Source: RNN Texoma) Crews working the scene of a helicopter crash in Montague County. (Source: RNN Texoma)
MONTAGUE COUNTY, TX (RNN Texoma) -

The Montague County Sheriff's Office confirmed Saturday morning crews are working the scene of a helicopter crash.

The crash happened around 9:30 a.m. four miles north of Stoneburg.

According to DPS, the people in the helicopter were part of a wounded veterans guided hunt on private property.

The helicopter crashed into heavy trees.

One of the passengers was transported to a local hospital with minor injuries. The remaining three were transported with “incapacitating” injuries.

The FAA is investigating the crash along with the DPS who is assisting.

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