GA police officer identified as victim in fatal helicopter crash in Lake Mitchell

GA police officer identified as victim in fatal helicopter crash in Lake Mitchell
The Chilton County Sheriff's Department is on the scene of a helicopter crash. (Source: Chilton Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

CHILTON COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - The victim of a fatal helicopter crash in Chilton County has been identified.

Columbus police officer David Hall was identified as the victim, according to Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson.

The crash happened in the area of Cargile Creek on Lake Mitchell in Verbena.

Tomlinson says Hall was 53 years old and had worked at CPD for 28 years. She says Tomlinson was the passenger of the helicopter.

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