A sheriff’s helicopter went down Saturday near the San Gabriel Dam in the Angeles National Forest.

The crash occurred just before 5 p.m. off Highway 39 near Mile Marker 21.7 and the San Gabriel Dam, said Deputy Alejandra Parra of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

Five people were aboard the helicopter at the time and the extent of any injuries was not immediately available, Parra said.

The cause of the crash was also not available, she said.

KTLA5 reported all were taken to hospitals and that one person was in critical condition.

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