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Helicopter crashes just metres from Australian in Fiji

AN Australian holidaymaker in Fiji had a close call with a crashing helicopter as he dined with family on Treasure Island.

Incredibly, all seven on board the chopper - including the pilot - survived unhurt.

Fiji Helicopter Crash

Seven people have had a remarkable escape from injury after a helicopter crashed at a Fiji resort.MORE: http://yhoo.it/1VajlK3 Story on Seven News at 6pm. Live stream: www.7Live.com.auVideo credit: Bob Carroll #Fiji #7News

Posted by 7 News Adelaide on Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Australian Bob Carroll said a gust pushed the Eurocopter AS350 into a tree before the craft hit another tree, crashing next to a pool.

Mr Carroll was dining just 50 metres away.

"Holy s***!! Bizarreo and freaky and scary but thank God all got out of the chopper and we are all OK," Mr Carroll posted on Facebook.

Read more at Brisbanetimes.com.au
 

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