08-Nov-20 N123NC Bell 206A Raleigh, US-North Carolina

Highway Patrol helicopter landed in the street on final approach to its base after striking trees.  The helicopter remained upright, but landed heavily and the skids splayed out – other damage included main blades and bom.  Sole occupant pilot B.K. Jones was injured

Approx latlong 35.731181, -78.629324

Date
November 8, 2020
Reg
N123NC
Make
Bell
Model
B206
MSN
610
Location
Tryon Road in Raleigh, close to the junction with Garner Road
Country
US-North Carolina
CivilMilitary
Civil
Operator
North-Carolina-State-Highway-Patrol
Link 1
https://www.thestate.com/news/state/north-carolina/article247061287.html
Link 2
https://www.wsoctv.com/news/local/nc-highway-patrol-owned-helicopter-crashes-raleigh-officials-say/ZHSN6FHAQZAAZJCVSC26FXHMWQ/
Link 3
https://abc11.com/helicopter-crashes-near-nc-highway-patrol-training-center/7774388/

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