Helicopter Makes Hard Landing South of Eastland

A Careflite helicopter made a hard landing in a field about 3 miles south of Eastland Sunday morning around 10 a.m.  According to reports, the helicopter was on it’s way to pick up a patient at Eastland Memorial Hospital when it had engine problems.   The incident is being investigated by the FAA.

The three crew members received minor injuries and were transported to Eastland Memorial Hospital.

All photos by Sam Williams