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2 killed in western Iowa helicopter crash, FAA reports

Two people are dead after a helicopter crashed in Audobon County. (KCCI)
Two people are dead after a helicopter crashed in Audobon County. (KCCI)(KCRG)
Published: Apr. 1, 2020 at 10:28 AM CDT
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The FAA reports two people died in a helicopter crash in western Iowa on Tuesday.

KCCI reports it happened around 4 p.m. southeast of the city of Audubon in Audubon County. The FAA said a passenger and a flight crew member died.

The occupants were from Minnesota, but they have not been identified.

One man told KCCI he saw the helicopter hit powerlines and flip before crashing to the ground and catching fire.

The crash is under investigation.