Crop-dusting helicopter crashes in Los Fresnos

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At about 11:15 a.m. Thursday, a crop duster crashed near the intersection of Farm-to-Market Road 803 and Ebony Road, said City Manager Mark Milum. (Photo Courtesy of Erasmo Castro)

A small helicopter crashed Thursday morning in Los Fresnos.

At about 11:15 a.m. Thursday, the crop-dusting helicopter crashed near the intersection of Farm-to-Market Road 803 and Ebony Road, said City Manager Mark Milum.

The pilot suffered burns, but survived the crash, Milum said. Paramedics transported the pilot to Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen.

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Correction: A crop-dusting helicopter, not a crop-dusting plane, crashed in Los Fresnos.

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