UPDATE: Redington Road back open after helicopter makes emergency landing
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Redington Road is back open, according to the Pima County Sheriff's Department, after an emergency landing of a helicopter forced the road to close.
Travel is a single lane by the helicopter, so drivers should use caution in the area.
A medical helicopter was forced to make an emergency landing in Redington Pass Monday, April 2.
A patient was on board, but he or she was not injured and was later picked up by another helicopter and brought to Tucson.
A Pima County Sheriff's Department spokesman said the helicopter had a mechanical issues but it landed fine and did not crash.
The pilot was also not injured.
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