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Medical helicopter crashes near Brownsville; 3 dead

BROWNSVILLE, TN (WMC-TV) - A Hospital Wing helicopter has crashed near Brownsville.

The helicopter, a medical flight, crashed into a field during a rainstorm Thursday morning.

According to Bob Parks at the Haywood County EMA, three people died in the crash.

Parks did not believe any patients were on the helicopter.

 

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