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A crop-spraying helicopter was left a pile of rubble after crashing in a field near Chamberlain Wednesday noon. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

UPDATED: Chopper pilot walks away from crash near Chamberlain

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A helicopter pilot walked away when his crop-spraying chopper crashed in a field Wednesday noon near Chamberlain.

"He was lucky," said a deputy on the scene in White Oak Township. All that was left of the helicopter was a pile of rubble.


The unnamed pilot refused medical attention at the scene although a number of ambulance personnel and First Responders rushed to the scene.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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