MADISON, Ind. (WWJ/AP) – Police say a helicopter pilot from Michigan was seriously injured when his aircraft crashed in southern Indiana, and is being treated at a hospital in Kentucky.
University of Louisville Hospital spokesman David McArthur confirmed that 35-year-old Kevin C. Rossan, a resident of Troy, was in fair condition Friday.READ MORE: Rolling Stone Magazine Named ‘Respect’ #1 Song Of All Time
Rossan was initially taken to King’s Daughters Hospital in Madison and later transferred.
Jefferson County emergency management director Dave Bell told reporters the helicopter crashed about 7:45 a.m. Friday near State Road 3 and Highway 256, about 35 miles north of Louisville, Ky.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You See Another Relief Payment Soon?
The aircraft crashed when winds tipped its blades into the ground as Rossan was crop dusting a beanfield.
Rossan was the only person on the aircraft, which was owned by a Pennsylvania company.
Federal aviation officials will investigate the crash.MORE NEWS: Trump Endorses Election Fraud Lawyer For Michigan AG
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