A helicopter carrying a 5-year-old and four adults crashed near Perryville Saturday, authorities say, according to the St. Louis Post Dispatch.
The adults and child were taken to a local hospital in Perryville, Missouri with minor injuries, according to KMOV.
The St. Louis Children’s Hospital helicopter was transporting the 5-year-old patient to Children’s Hospital when it crashed for unknown reasons at Highway C and Perry County Road 234, the Post Dispatch reports.
The Federal Aviation Administration will arrive Sunday morning to investigate, according to the St. Louis Post Dispatch.
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