Helicopter makes hard landing in Union City, TN

UPDATE: Local 6’s Blake Stevens brought us an update on this story live from the scene at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. For what we’ve learned, click here.


UNION CITY, TN — A helicopter has hard landing in Union City, Tennessee.

Mayor Terry Hailey says the helicopter landed in the middle of town on Home Street around 11:30 a.m.

Hailey says the helicopter is still upright and intact.

Air Evac Lifeteam says there was no patient on board and the three crew members only suffered minor injuries.

Firefighter Rick Stacks for Union City Station 1 say the helicopter had an emergency over Harrison Street before landing on Home Street.

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