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June 5th, 2009
Crop duster crashes near Kyle

STAFF REPORT

A crop dusting helecopter crashed Friday afternoon in Kyle.

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) said it first learned about the crash at 1:30 p.m. DPS said the helecopter crashed near Yarrington Road and Harris Hill Road, which is in Kyle’s extraterritorial jurisdiction.

The pilot reportedly clipped a telephone wire with his main rotor and crashed, walked away from the crash was transported to University Medical Center at Brackenridge.

The pilot’s name has not been released.

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