SUITLAND, Md. (AP) — A helicopter from Joint Base Andrews made a precautionary landing near a hospital in the Washington suburbs during a training mission.
Joint Base Andrews said in a statement Friday that the UH-1N Iroquois helicopter assigned to the 1st Helicopter Squadron landed near Strayer University and Marlow Heights Medical Center in Suitland, about 2 miles (3 kilometers) from the base.READ MORE: 7 Shot, Including 4 Teenagers, In West Baltimore Friday Night
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Officials say the helicopter landed in response to a low oil pressure indicator and none of the three people on board was hurt.
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