Indiana State Police investigating helicopter crash in Dubois County
Police say it happened Saturday around 11 a.m.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Indiana State Police are investigating a single-occupant helicopter crash that happened Saturday in Dubois County.
Indiana State Police Sgt. Philip Hensley says it happened around 11 a.m. on West County Road 450 North in Ireland.
42-year-old Keith Windsor of Charlestown was crop dusting over fields when he experienced mechanical issues for unknown reasons and crashed in a bean field.
He was able to exit before the helicopter caught fire.
Officers say the helicopter was a total loss, destroyed by the crash and the fire.
Windsor was taken to a local hospital by medical helicopter where he was treated for a broken leg and chest pains.
The investigation into the crash continues.
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