Helicopter makes emergency landing in eastern Iowa

VINTON, Iowa (AP) — No injuries have been reported after a crop-dusting helicopter made an emergency landing in an eastern Iowa farm field.

Cedar Rapids television station KCRG says (http://bit.ly/13Mhtvc) the aircraft came down around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday in a field behind a store on the west side of Vinton.

Authorities say the pilot noticed engine problems that forced him to quickly land. The helicopter sustained minor damage. The pilot wasn’t hurt.


Information from: KCRG-TV, http://www.kcrg.com

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