According to the Woodford County Sheriff's Department, a helicopter went down over the Thanksgiving weekend near Lake Evergreen in the southeastern portion of the county near Kappa. The dispatch center confirmed early in the incident the pilot and only individual on board the aircraft was not injured.
The helicopter was designed and used as a crop duster and at the time of the incident, the pilot was engaged in crop dusting. It is unclear what caused the helicopter to go down. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has opened an investigation.