Helicopter crashes near Loretto on Saturday

Two people suffered non-life-threatening injuries

Four people were on board a helicopter that crashed near Loretto.

Nottawasaga OPP told Barrie 360 the chopper dropped from about 20 feet in the air while attempting to land on Saturday afternoon.

This happened at a private heli- pad of the owner, in the area of County Road 1 and Concession Road 7 in Adjala Tosorontio on Saturday.

Two people needed treatment for minor injuries.

The reason for the sudden drop in altitude is unknown at this time.

Cause of the mishap is under investigation.