Injuries Reported in Banning Plane Accident on Hathaway Street
BANNING, CA (September 11, 2022) – Saturday, three people suffered injuries in a Cal Fire helicopter crash on Hathaway Street.
According to reports, a Cal Fire helicopter crashed into a residential area and injured three people. Officers confirmed that they suffered moderate injuries.
Meanwhile, officers said that the helicopter hit no houses.
According to reports, the helicopter attempted to land at Banning Airport located on the 200 block of S. Hathaway Street. However, the helicopter crashed and injured three occupants inside.
Then, responders took them to a local trauma center.
Meanwhile, reports revealed that the helicopter was a “call when needed” aircraft that was being utilized in Cal Fire’s fight against the Fairview Fire, which has burned more than 27,000 acres.
As the helicopter returned to the base, the crash occurred.
Moreover, officers said that a malfunction caused the crash.
Due to the limited information available, the authorities continued to investigate the crash.
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