13-Nov-11 AgustaWestland AW109E Elkhart, US-Texas

While emergency crews were working the first crash scene, an intoxicated car driver bypassed emergency vehicles and crashed into the tail fin of a Careflite helicopter that had landed in the middle of Highway 287. The helicopter was disabled and unable to transport the original crash victims to hospitals.

Date:
13 November, 2011
Make:
AgustaWestland
Model:
AW109
Location:
Highway 287, Elkhart
Country:
US-Texas
Civil / Military:
Civil
Operator:
Careflite
Link:
http://www.youreasttexas.com/One-dead--three-arrested-after-early-morning-accid/11458866
Link:
http://www.kltv.com/story/16032873/medical-helicopter-damaged-in-weekend-fatality-wreck
Link:
http://houstoncountylife.com/2011/11/14/drunk-driver-hits-life-flight-helicopter-in-elkhart/

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