Firefighter Killed In Helicopter Crash Near Conroe

Curt Lewis
March 28, 2019 - 6:26 am

Courtesy: Texas Department of Public Safety


The FAA and DPS are investigating yesterday's crash of a helicopter helping the U-S Forest Service with a controlled burn in Sam Houston National Forest near Conroe.

The crash killed a firefighter while the pilot and a Forest Service employee were injured.

They're in stable condition at a Conroe hospital.

The cause of the crash is not clear.