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Helicopter crash investigation results released

WILMINGTON -- The National Transportation Safety Board has released preliminary results of the investigation into what caused a recent helicopter crash. Wilmington Fire Cpt. John Miller's Robinson R-22 went down March 13 off Carolina Beach Road. The NTSB reports that Miller was trying to make a forced landing. And that the chopper was missing a section of one of the rotor blades. He had been with the Wilmington fire department since 1990.

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