According to Okanogan County Fire District 6, the pilot and passenger of a helicopter escaped serious injuries after their helicopter went down Saturday afternoon. 

The helicopter hit a snow bank while crash landing.

No fuel leaks were found. 

The FAA is currently investigating. 


OKANOGAN COUNTY, Wash. - According to Okanogan County Emergency Management, law enforcement is responding to a helicopter accident. 

Okanogan County Emergency Management said only minor injuries are being reported at this time. 

The accident happened near the ice rink in Winthrop. 

Information will be updated as it is received. 

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