Military helicopter makes emergency landing in Festus

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FESTUS, Mo. - Monday's thunderstorms forced a military helicopter to land in a business parking lot in Festus.

The Chinook helicopter landed in the Taytro's Bar and Bistro lot between Highway A and Highway 61.

The pilot was caught in the storm and had to make a landing.

No injuries were reported.

It's expected the pilot will take off when the weather clears. The helicopter was on its way to Connecticut.

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