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Funeral this weekend for NC TV meteorologist killed in helicopter crash

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(Alex Slitz/The Charlotte Observer via AP)
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In this image take with a drone, emergency personnel work at the scene of a helicopter crash on the side of Interstate 77 South in Charlotte, N.C., Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022. Authorities said two people died.

The visitation and funeral for WBTV meteorologist Jason Myers will take place this weekend in Matthews.

Today, a visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. at Carmel Baptist Church located in Matthews, and tomorrow a funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. at the same location.

Myers was killed alongside pilot Chip Tayag on Tuesday afternoon when WBTV’s Sky 3 helicopter crashed near I-77 in south Charlotte.

The GoFundMe page for Myers can be found HERE.