28-Oct-13 N16673 Bell 206B Roseburg, US-Oregon

Crashed into river, taking some power lines with it.  Pilot Fred Wittlake, 55 suffered a broken arm and broken ribs.  The two passengers were two state Department of Fish & Wildlife biologists – Holly Huchko, 34, suffered a broken back, and Eric Himmelreich, 35, broke two vertebrae

Date
October 28, 2013
Reg
N16673
Make
Bell
Model
B206
MSN
2088
Location
the South Umpqua River in the 13000 block of Tiller Trail Highway near Roseburg
Country
US-Oregon
CivilMilitary
Civil
Link 1
http://www.kval.com/news/local/Helicopter-crashes-in-Douglas-County-229583111.html
Link 2
http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/608ed49b09544eaf8a5720c5e730107a/OR--Helicopter-Crash
Link 3
http://www.registerguard.com/rg/news/local/30659988-75/biologists-department-helicopter-river-umpqua.html.csp

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