DPS: 1 person dead, 3 hospitalized after a helicopter crash in Polk County

Texas

POLK COUNTY, Texas (KETK) – One person is dead and three people are hospitalized after a helicopter crash in Polk County.

According to TX DPS Southeast Texas Region, the incident happened around 11:45 a.m. on Thursday, after a Bell 206 helicopter crashed.

The Federal Aviation Administration has been notified and will investigate. Troopers have secured the scene for investigators.

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