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Brooks Co. Chopper Crash Injures 3 Federal Agents
A scare in Valley air, a federal chopper crashing to the ground in brooks county this morning.
According to border patrol spokesperson Daniel Tirado, an AS-350 helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing near Falfurrias just after 8 a.m.
Two customs and border protection agents– along with a border patrol agent– were injured.
Multiple federal agencies are investigating the crash and not releasing many details.
We do know that all three agents are recovering from non-life threatening injuries at Valley hospitals.