Preliminary Report: MOVIE PLATFORM HITS POWERLINES

 - September 14, 2006, 4:54 AM

Bell 206B JetRanger II, Walford, Iowa, June 30, 2006–A cameraman was killed during the shooting of a movie when the JetRanger used for the filming hit powerlines. The commercial pilot and a movie producer were seriously injured and the helicopter was destroyed. Weather was VMC and no flight plan was filed.