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Authorities say helicopter pilot suffered minor injuries after crash in Monroe Co.

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Tunnel City, WI (WQOW) -- Authorities say the pilot of a helicopter suffered minor injuries when it crashed in Monroe County.

Sheriff Peter Quirin says the pilot was crop dusting near Tunnel City this morning when he experienced some trouble with his chopper and went down in a cornfield near Fort McCoy.

Quirin says the pilot complained of back and ankle pain and was taken to Tomah Memorial Hospital. The pilot, who has not been identified, was

We'll continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

 

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