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Narrative:A Robinson R44 Raven II helicopter working to dry cherries in an orchard clipped a power line and crashed between Rock Island Road and Highway 28 near South Mary Street, about 2 miles southeast of East Wenatchee, Washington.
Robinson R44 Raven II
|Owner/operator:||Dragonfly Aviation LLC|
|C/n / msn:|| 10694|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2|
|Airplane damage:|| Substantial|
|Location:||About 2 miles southeast of East Wenatchee, WA -
United States of America
|Phase:|| Manoeuvring (airshow, firefighting, ag.ops.)|
|Investigating agency: ||National Transport Safety Bureau (NTSB) - United States of America |
Both occupants suffered serious injuries and went to hospital for treatment.
Sadly the passenger died in the hospital from his injuries.
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