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Helicopter makes hard landing at Merritt Island airport

At least 3 hurt, Brevard County Fire Rescue says

MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. – A helicopter has made a hard landing at Merritt Island Airport with at least three people hurt, according to Brevard County Fire Rescue.

Fire Rescue officials said the incident was reported just after 6 p.m.

Two of the people on board refused medical attention, the other was taken to the hospital, according to officials.

No other details have been released at this time.