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Helicopter crashes in Chickasaw County

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NEW HAMPTON (KWWL) - A helicopter crashed in Chickasaw county Friday.

According to the Chickasaw County Sheriff's Office, it happened at 6:20 p.m. three miles southwest of New Hampton.

Authorities tell us the pilot was the only person in the helicopter.  He was treated and released at Mercy Hospital in New Hampton.

An investigation into what caused the crash is underway.  The sheriff's office says the FAA has been notified.

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