Timeline of KOMO helicopter crash

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by GLENN FARLEY / KING5 News Aviation Specialist

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Posted on March 18, 2014 at 6:44 PM

Updated Tuesday, Mar 18 at 7:00 PM

For the KOMO crew, Tuesday was a routine morning. Here's a look at the timeline leading up to the crash of the helicopter.

- 5:30 a.m. - The helicopter took off from its base in Renton.
- 6 a.m.  - Helicopter was over a water main break in Covington.
- 7:40 a.m. - Helicopter returned to KOMO to refuel

Moments later, as the helicopter was taking off for Renton, it crashed

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