2 injured in military helicopter crash in Midrand - witness
A witness says the military helicopter went down across from a golf course.
JOHANNESBURG - A military helicopter has crashed on Old Johannesburg Road in Midrand and a witness says two pilots appear to be injured.
Eyewitness News spoke to Ian Vos who was driving home to Centurion when saw the crash on Thursday.
He said the two pilots have been picked up by another army helicopter.
“And this military chopper just went down right across the golf course next to the road,” he said.
A military helicopter has crashed near Old Joburg road in Midrand— EWN Reporter (@ewnreporter) April 18, 2019
Two pilots who appear injured have been airlifted with another helicopter
Video courtesy of Eyewitness #IanVos pic.twitter.com/dbatYfEbXy
Two people died in a plane crash in the area last year.