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Pilot Identified in Fatal Helicopter Crash

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The Washoe County Medical Examiner's Office has identified the pilot killed in a helicopter crash at the Reno-Stead Airport Sunday Afternoon as 46-year-old Michael Seeliger.

The Reno Fire Department responded to the accident around 12:00 p.m. Sunday.

Allen Kenitzer with the Federal Aviation Administration says the aircraft, a single-seat homebuilt helicycle, was destroyed in the crash.

The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the accident.

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