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Helicopter crash lands in orchard

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May 30, 2012 -

BURBANK, Wash. - Police say this morning around 7:30, a helicopter made a crash landing at the Flat Top Ranch in Burbank Heights in an orchard on Highway 124, near milepost 2.

Police said the owner of the helicopter lives in Yakima. Shortly after the crash, dispatchers say they spoke with the pilot who said he was alright, but medical help was still sent to the scene.

The Federal Aviation Administration is headed to the scene to investigate. Officers haven't said what may have caused the crash.

NBC Right Now has a reporter on the scene and will bring you more details as they become available.  

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