Rescue helicopter crash-lands in Central Bohemia

Only property damage and no injuries are reported after a rescue Eurocopter belonging to Czech Police Aviation Department crash-landed Saturday morning.

Crashed helicopter | Photo courtesy of Czech Police

The aircraft was carrying four crew members. According to the Czech Police spokeswoman Eva Kropáčová, it was landing to attend to a man in critical condition at the moment of the crash.

The accident happened in Stara Hut, a town in the Central Bohemian Region.

Only “significant property damage” was caused by the accident, police say.

Crashed helicopter | Photo courtesy of Czech Police

The cause and course of the incident are being under investigation by the Police.