BURNHAM - Two people are injured after the helicopter they were flying in crashed in the woods of Burnham.
It happened last night, a quarter mile off Winnecook Road. A 27 year old woman from Unity College and a 58 year-old man from Bowdoinham were in the Schweizer 300C helicopter when it crashed.
Officials say they were searching for bear population.
They were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the crash.
Lindsey joined the WVII ABC7 and WFVX FOX Bangor news team in January of 2012. Raised in Arlington, Mass., Lindsey graduated from Endicott College located in Beverly, Mass. where she majored in Communication. While attending college on the North Shore Lindsey ran the campus newspaper, the Endicott Observer, lead the Endicott Gulls field hockey team as Captain in the 2009 & 2010 seasons, and played for the women’s club hockey team.
For two years Lindsey worked at WCVB Channel 5 News Boston as an ENG producer and writer, while also filling in for various positions in
Chronicle, the station’s nightly news magazine. Additionally, Lindsey contributed to the production of two MDA Labor Day telethons.
When she’s not in the field she can be found on the ice. Lindsey helps out with Brewer’s Youth Hockey Learn to Skate & Learn to Play program and plays on a men’s league team. She also helped to establish Brewer’s first youth under-12 girl’s hockey team.