04-May-16 C-GOPK Bell 206B Fort St James, Canada

C-GOPK, a Highland Helicopters Bell 206 B departed Williams Lake (CYWL) and was carrying out scanning operations over a logged area about 112 nm NW of Prince George when the helicopter spun to the left and descended into the ground. The helicopter was destroyed, the pilot was injured, but the 2 passengers appeared to have no injuries. All 3 were taken to hospital in Fort St. James, BC. There was no post impact fire. The 406 Emergency Locator Transmitter activated

CADORS 2016P0618

Date
May 4, 2016
Reg
C-GOPK
Make
Bell
Model
B206
MSN
3247
Location
40 NM N Fort St James, British Columbia
Country
Canada
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
Highland-Helicopters
Link 1
http://www.wltribune.com/news/379249671.html

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