National Guard helicopter makes hard landing in Karns

National Guard helicopter makes hard landing in Karns (Image 1)
National Guard helicopter makes hard landing in Karns (Image 1)

KNOXVILLE (WATE) – A National Guard helicopter made a hard landing in the Karns area of West Knox County Friday night.
 
Knox County Sheriff Jimmy “J.J.” Jones told 6 News the helicopter made a hard landing in the 11000 block of Yarnell Road around 6:30 p.m.
 
Jones said only minor injuries to the crew had been reported so far, but his deputies were still gathering information at the scene.

Karns Volunteer Fire Department officials said they were battling a fire at the scene.

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