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Metro helicopter damaged in training incident

Metro helicopter damaged in training incident

By Molly Waldron. CREATED Sep 24, 2012

North Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Two officers were hospitalized as a precaution after a Metro helicopter took a hard landing in North Las Vegas.

It happened during a training incident just after 4 p.m. on Monday.

The helicopter's pilot and one other officer were the only people on board.

It's not clear what caused the helicopter's hard landing. 

Metro and the Federal Aviation Administration are investigating was caused the incident. 

Action News will update this story as new information becomes available.