Drone falls out of the sky onto a police car in Houston, TX

A drone fell out of the sky onto a [mks_highlight color=”#ffff00″] car[/mks_highlight], as officers were investigating a [mks_highlight color=”#ffff00″]fatal crash in Houston, TX[/mks_highlight] yesterday. As officers were investigating a deadly crash, a drone fell out of the sky onto a police car yesterday around 7:46 p.m.

Drone falls out of the sky onto a police car in Houston, TX

Police officers said that they were on the scene of a deadly crash when the happened around 7:46 p.m., reports Click2Houston.

In the first crash, according to the police, a motorcyclist was killed after he crashed with an automobile on [mks_highlight color=”#ffff00″]MLK Boulevard and Rapido Road[/mks_highlight]. The driver of the car was released from the scene.

Police officials said that the detectives were working to determine who was at fault when a drone fell out of the sky and damaged a police car. According to the officials, nobody was hurt and the drone was not involved in the first crash.

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In this video footage, you can see the [mks_highlight color=”#ffff00″]DJI Phantom[/mks_highlight] drone upside down on the pavement as well as a DJI battery lying in the grass. Interestingly a few moments on in the video, you see somebody taking a photo of what seems to be a [mks_highlight color=”#ffff00″]DJI Phantom remote controller,[/mks_highlight] indicating that the drone pilot must have been nearby.

DroneXL’s take

One possibility might be that this drone incident involves a police drone that was used to document the scene of the first accident. However, this is not confirmed in the news report.

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