Ned@HeliOps Posted June 30, 2008 Report Share Posted June 30, 2008 Yet another EMS accident in the USA, whats going on there. ??? Two Helicopters Collide In Arizona At least seven people have been killed after two medical helicopters collided in mid-air near a All three people on board one of the helicopters, including a patient and the pilot, died in the crash in Flagstaff, according to Ian Gregor, spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration. Four others were killed and three people were critically wounded, he added. The federal official could not confirm whether any of the victims were killed on the ground. A brush fire covering 10 acres broke out after the crash, but authorities were able to put it out, said Coconino County sheriff's spokesman Gerry Blair. The cause of the collision, which happened near Flagstaff Medical Centre, is being investigated. Two news helicopters collided while covering a car chase last summer near Phoenix, Arizona, killing all four people on board. Flagstaff is about 130 miles north of Phoenix. Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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