Sunday, October 11, 2020

Enstrom 480B, N899RT: Accident occurred October 10, 2020 at Toutant Airport (C44), Putnam, Windham County, Connecticut

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Bradley 

Rotorcraft attempting to land on a trailer, one of the skids became entangled and came to rest on its side. 

Date: 10-OCT-20
Time: 18:11:00Z
Regis#: N899RT
Aircraft Make: ENSTROM
Aircraft Model: 480
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: SERIOUS
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91

WOODSTOCK, Connecticut (WABC) -- One person has been injured in a helicopter crash at a small airport in northeastern Connecticut, state police said.

Three people were aboard the chopper when it went down and rolled onto its side at Toutant Airport at about 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, police said.

That person had to be extricated from the wreckage and was taken to a local hospital.

The other two people managed to walk away from the scene.

The victim's injuries were not known as of Sunday morning.

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