One person hospitalized after helicopter hard landing in Kona

KONA, HAWAII (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a helicopter hard landing in Kona Tuesday. According to officials, the helicopter went down shortly after 5 p.m. with two people on board.

One of the passengers was hospitalized with back pain, the other person on board was uninjured, a spokesperson for the FAA reports.

The helicopter suffered significant damage. The FAA is investigating.

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