The victim of a fatal helicopter crash near Fulton this (Wednesday) afternoon is being identified as a 47 year old man from St. Peter’s.
According to the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office it was Charles Prather who was killed in a helicopter that crashed in the area of County Road 101 and County Road 108 east of Fulton just before 3:15 this (Wednesday) afternoon.
The crash site was located in a remote area north of Bartley Lane east of the Fulton city limits.
The investigation into the cause of the crash is now being transferred to federal jurisdiction.
According to the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office Prather was the only person on the aircraft.