27-Aug-14 N4187W Robinson R22 Gardnerville, US-Nevada

Substantially damaged after striking wires 10 ft above ground on take-off.  Boom broken and tail separated. Heavy impact starboard side.  Pilot named in press as Doyle Holden and passenger as Karen Cole.

Date
August 27, 2014
Reg
N4187W
Make
Robinson
Model
R22
MSN
4399
Location
near Horseshoe Bend along the East Fork of the Carson River.- nto far from Gardnerville
Country
US-Nevada
CivilMilitary
Civil
Link 1
http://carsonvalleytimes.com/2014/08/28/pilot-and-passenger-survive-pine-nut-helicopter-crash-with-minor-injuries/
Link 2
http://www.asias.faa.gov/pls/apex/f?p=100:96:::::P96_ENTRY_DATE,P96_MAKE_NAME,P96_FATAL_FLG:29-AUG-14,ROBINSON
Link 3
www.nevadaappeal.com/news/12788618-113/crash-helicopter-pilot-carson

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