FAA: Helicopter crashed in northeastern Pennsylvania, One dead

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WYOMING COUNTY, Pa. (WBRE/WYOU-TV) — One person is dead after a helicopter crashed in North Branch Township, State Police confirmed Friday.

State Police say the helicopter was discovered after a medical helicopter crew noticed a fire on the ground late Thursday night. The PA Game Commission responded and discovered the wreckage. It is a privately owned helicopter.

Search and rescue crews are staged in Forkston Township and will begin a recovery mission for the victim and the helicopter.

This is a developing story, we will provide more information as it becomes available.

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