Sightseeing Helicopter Crashes in Tennessee, FAA Says

iStock/Thinkstock(SEVIERVILLE, Tenn.) -- A sightseeing helicopter crashed near Sevierville, Tennessee on Monday afternoon, and was destroyed by fire, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

The Bell 206 helicopter crashed at 3:30 p.m. local time. It was not clear how many people were on board or their conditions, according to the FAA.

Further information was not immediately available.

This is a developing story. Please check back in for updates.

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