21-Dec-11 N500TN MD Helicopters 500D Fall Branch, US-Tennessee

Clipped wires and landed with minimal damage to helicopter.  Owner of field stated that weather was very foggy and he thought the pilot was making a precautionary landing for the weather and did not see the wires.

Date
December 21, 2011
Reg
N500TN
Make
MD Helicopters
Model
MD500D
MSN
0521D
Location
In a field next to Interstate 81 in Fall Branch
Country
US-Tennessee
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
Air2-LLC
Link 1
http://www.timesnews.net/article/9039911/helicopter-clips-power-line-makes-emergency-landing-near-i-81
Link 2
http://www.johnsoncitypress.com/News/article.php?id=96963
Link 3
http://helicoptersafety.blogspot.com/2011/12/21-dec-11-n500tn-md500d-fall-branch-tn.html

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