LAKE CITY, AR (KAIT) – The Air-Evac rescue team in Lake Citywalked away unharmed after a hard landing late Wednesday night.
According to Air-Evac, the rescue helicopter was on finalapproach to their base when they suffered an engine malfunction.
The pilot was able to set the helicopter down close to theheli-pad in what they called a hard landing.
No one was injured in the landing, but the helicopter didreceive minor damage.
The crew does have a spare helicopter on scene, so noservices will be disrupted.
Air-Evac says the incident is being looked into, and thedamaged helicopter will be sent off for repairs.