RED BUD, Ill. (KMOV.com) – A helicopter crashed into a storage facility in Red Bud, Illinois Saturday, firefighters told News 4.

The crash happened at the E-Z Self Storage on W. Market Street around 2:20 p.m.

The man piloting the helicopter died. He was the only person onboard.

The FAA and NTSB are investigating.

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