5 dead, including child, in Noxen helicopter crash
Posted: July 29, 2013 - 4:22am

A helicopter crash in a remote, wooded area of northeastern Pennsylvania claimed the lives of five people, state police said Sunday July 28, 2013.The crash apparently happened Saturday night after radar and communication contact with the helicopter was lost, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. The helicopter had taken off from a central New York airport with five people on board, according to the FAA. (AP Photo/The Times Leader, Aimee Dilger)
NOXEN, Pa. (AP) — A helicopter crash in a rugged, wooded area of northeastern Pennsylvania claimed the lives of five people, including one child,...

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