Helicopter Crashes In Richmond

A small helicopter has crashed in a Richmond neighborhood. It happened on Walmsley Blvd. near Jefferson Davis highway. Eyewitnesses report the copter coming down slowly and crashing into a power line before it went down.

Police say there are only minor injuries as a result of the crash.

At one point the crash caused more than 700 power outages in the Metro-Richmond area. Power has been mostly restored to the area.

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