Kentucky Medical Helicopter Crash Kills 3 Crew Members

Jun 7, 2013

MANCHESTER, Ky.-- A medical helicopter crashed in eastern Kentucky, killing all three crew members aboard.  A statement from Air Evac Lifeteam said the accident happened in Clay County at 11:16 p.m. Thursday.


There was no patient on board. WHAS radio reported that the helicopter came down in the parking lot of Paces Creek Elementary School outside Manchester, which is about 90 miles southeast of Lexington, in what witnesses described as a dense fog.