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Pilot walks away from crash with scratches

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Officials in Hartford, KY., responded to an aircraft accident near Highway 136.

According to a statement from the Ohio County Sheriff's Office a preliminary investigation reveals the pilot, Michael Stewart of Florida, was crop dusting in the area when his chopper's tail rotor struck a power line, causing the crash.

Stewart walked away with only minor scratches.

The aircraft is owned by Provine Helicopter of Greenwood, Mississippi.

The investigation is ongoing.

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