Officials: Pilot airlifted, hospitalized after helicopter crash in Atascosa County

Crash happened north of Charlotte, authorities say

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ATASCOSA COUNTY, TEXAS – A pilot was hospitalized after a helicopter crash in Atascosa County Friday afternoon.

The crash happened near the intersection of County Road 312 and County Road 309, north of Charlotte.

Officials say the pilot was airlifted from the scene and is receiving treatment at University Hospital.

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No word yet on what caused the crash.

We’ll bring more updates as they become available.


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Cody King is a digital journalist for KSAT 12. She previously worked for WICS/WRSP 20 in Springfield, Illinois.