5 Feared Dead as Helicopter Crashes in Tennessee

April 4, 2016 Updated: April 4, 2016

A helicopter crashed in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, on April 4, killing five according to Smoky Mountain Helicopters, including the owner of the vehicle, as reported by WVLT-TV.

The victims were on a sight-seeing ride when the Bell 206 helicopter crashed and was destroyed by fire.

Multiple response crews were on scene, including the Tennessee Forestry Division, as the crash started a fire in the woods, according to wbir.com.