Tour helicopter makes emergency landing in Hilo

Tour helicopter makes emergency landing in Hilo
(Image: Paul Miyasaki)
(Image: Paul Miyasaki)

HILO, BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - A Big Island tour helicopter made an emergency landing Sunday on the New Hope Hilo baseball field.

Officials said the Blue Hawaiian Helicopters pilot was able to make a smooth and safe landing after a warning indicator light came on around 4:15 p.m.

A second helicopter arrived with a mechanic to check on the helicopter. The helicopter also picked up passengers to continue their tour.

No damage or injuries were reported.

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