Update: Investigators: Copter spun before fatal Wyoming crash
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) -- A rescue helicopter turned slightly to the left before it went into a rapid spin and crashed in northwest Wyoming, killing a search and rescue volunteer who was onboard, investigators said.
A National Transportation Safety Board preliminary report dated Thursday said the helicopter was 100 to 200 feet above the trees when it began spinning and crashed northeast of Jackson on Feb. 15.
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