Medical Helicopter Crashes Near Green Bay

-- A medical helicopter has crashed near Green Bay.

The Eagle Three chopper owned by County Rescue went down in Bellevue near its headquarters.

A fire crew is dousing the wreckage with water.

There's no immediate word on the condition of the person or persons on board.

A County Rescue spokeswoman says the helicopter was on a test flight when it experienced mechanical problems.

Paul Schiltz was watching the helicopter from his nearby apartment. He says the chopper plummeted with its rotors still spinning, then dropped below the tree line.

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