One person is confirmed dead and multiple people were on board, according to Texas DPS.
The crash site is near Bethel Road, about four miles south of FM 149.
There’s no immediate word how many people may have been on board. The extent of any injuries is unknown.
Authorities with DPS and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office are investigating.
Texas Department of Public Safety Troopers and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Deputies are responding to a helicopter crash near Bethel Road approximately 4 miles south of FM149. DPS Public Information Officer is en route. pic.twitter.com/TwhlW3yDXu
— MCTXSheriff (@MCTXSheriff) March 27, 2019
MONTGOMERY COUNTY – Helicopter Crash: Bethel Rd 1 mile south of FM 149. DPS on scene. PIO in route. Unknown injuries.
— TxDPS – Southeast Texas Region (@TxDPSSoutheast) March 27, 2019
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