September 2, 2014
AVALON, Calif. (AP) - Los Angeles County authorities say a helicopter has crashed on Santa Catalina Island and five people are injured.
A county fire dispatcher says the chopper went down at about 9:30 a.m. Saturday on the west end of the island in the Two Harbors area.
He says the crash started a small fire but it was quickly doused.
The condition of the injured is unknown.
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