Helicopter crash at Slaton airport - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Helicopter crash at Slaton airport

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Firefighters, Sheriff's Deputies and DPS were on the scene of a helicopter crash just after 4 PM Tuesday at the Slaton airport. 

A KCBD NewsChannel 11 crew on the scene was told that a helicopter pilot attempted to land his personal helicopter on a platform at the airport.  The helicopter skidded off the platform and caught fire.  The pilot escaped with no injuries, and FAA will be investigating.

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