Black Hawk helicopter makes emergency landing in Chester

Chesterfield County

CHESTER, Va. (WRIC) — A Black Hawk helicopter made an emergency landing in Chester on Thursday afternoon after the pilot noticed a caution light turn on mid-flight.

Authorities responded to Chestnut Hill Road, just off Old Church Road and Route 10, after receiving calls about a helicopter crash at around 4:49 p.m, according to State Police.

The National Guard is conducting an investigation at this time, not State Police. 

Another helicopter arrived on the scene to assist with the mechanics. 

Stay tuned to 8News for updates.  

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