BREAKING NEWS: A helicopter has crashed in Carbon County A helicopter has crashed about one mile from the Carbon County airport. We do not have any other details at this time. Stay tuned into Eyewitness News at 10 and KSL.com for the latest on this breaking news.
Ouch! I've flown in a Hughes 500 about five times while doing excavations in Southeast Alaska. It looks like an oversized bug and holds 5 people in a squeeze. It can also sling 500-1000 lbs of gear if there are no passengers. Here's a picture of one in use: http://www.usd.edu/esci/alaska/bumper.html. The picture on the Fox site that Enos posted is not a Hughes 500.