Updated

Pilot crashes into paddock while helping with bushfire response

Nikita McGuire
Joshua Peach
By Nikita McGuire, and Joshua Peach
Updated February 15 2022 - 12:35am, first published February 14 2022 - 5:02am

A pilot helping firefighting efforts at Pipers Brook has sadly died after crashing his helicopter this afternoon.

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Nikita McGuire

Nikita McGuire

Journalist

Born and raised in Launceston, Nikita is passionate about the stories that matter to locals. When she is not at work you can find Nikita adventuring around Tasmania or spending time with family and friends. If you have story tips or events in the Dorset, Glamorgan/ Spring Bay and Break O'Day areas or any stories in the Arts and Events area, please contact Nikita at nikita.mcguire@austcommunitymedia.com.au or on 0437 031 581

Joshua Peach

Joshua Peach

Journalist

Got a story tip? Email me on joshua.peach@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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