Minor injuries after helicopter crash in Highgate

HIGHGATE, Vt. A pilot loses control and crashes his helicopter.

It happened near the Franklin County Airport in Highgate Saturday afternoon.
Police say the pilot Chandler Ede was hovering about 15 feet off the ground when a gust of wind caused him to lose control.

The single-seater helicopter crashed into a filed not far from the runway. The 60-year-old from Highgate was brought to the hospital for minor injuries.

The FAA plans to investigate the crash on Monday.