One person dies in helicopter crash south of Lubbock

By Ann Wyatt Little - bio | email

Lubbock, TX (KCBD) -  Officials are investigating a helicopter crash in Garza County that has killed one person and injured a second.

DPS and FAA officials say the crash happened 13 miles east of Post off U.S. 380 on a private ranch sometime between 3:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday.

A pilot and a passenger were on board at the time of the crash. DPS Corporal John Gonzales says one person on board was pronounced dead at the scene. AeroCare transported the other person to University Medical Center.

Crash investigators are on the way to the scene.

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