SMITHFIELD, W.Va. — Police say a pilot suffered minor injuries when his helicopter crashed in Wetzel County.
Wetzel County chief deputy Mike Koontz tells WBOY-TV (http://bit.ly/12ZUPiI ) that the helicopter experienced a mechanical problem before it crashed.
The crash occurred Monday afternoon in the Archer's Fork area near Smithfield.
The pilot walked away from the crash. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment. He hasn't been identified.