Friday, July 17, 2009

Copter Crashed at Backbone Fire

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Copter Crashed at Backbone Fire: "A Sikorsky helicopter working on the Backbone Fire was involved in an accident at 3:16 pm today while working at a heliwell which is located north of the fires edge on the Klamath National Forest. There were two pilots on board. One pilot is being transported by medivac to a local hospital for evaluation, while the other is being evaluated on the scene. It is unknown how serious any injuries might be, but both pilots walked away from the accident
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