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Emergency crews rushed to this hay field in Scappoose after this military helicopter made an emergency landing.

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No injuries reported after a military helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing in a field at Scappoose.

According to Scappoose Fire officials, they responded to a report of a downed military helicopter at 5:11 p.m. on Monday, March 2. The call ended up being an emergency landing with no injuries to the flight crew or damage to the helicopter.

The helicopter landed in a hay field and will remain there until replacement parts can be brought to the site.

Oregon State Police, Scappoose Police Department, Columbia County Sheriff, Scappoose Fire and Columbia River Fire & Rescue also responded to the incident


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