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Sheriff: Longtime pilot dies in helicopter crash

4 years 4 months 3 days ago Sunday, August 10 2014 Aug 10, 2014 August 10, 2014 5:09 PM August 10, 2014 in News
Source: Associated Press

JEANERETTE, La. - Iberia Parish Sheriff Louis Ackal says an experienced pilot has died in a helicopter crash in the Jeanerette area.

He says in a news release that 60-year-old Kenneth Squires had worked as a cropduster for more than three decades.

Ackal says Squires' Bell 47 helicopter crashed about 10:20 a.m. Sunday near a cane field north of U.S. 90 and west of Hubertville Road.

He says the National Transportation Safety Board is investigating.



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