This morning, a medical helicopter crashed near Reno at the California-Nevada border. The medical helicopter had just transported a patient to Renown Medical Center in Reno and was on its way back.

The three crew members who were on the flight were killed. The helicopter was owned and operated by Mountain Lifeflight out of Suzanville, California.

There can be many causes to helicopter accidents. Among them being mechanical failure, improper maintenance of the helicopter,pilot error and many other factors. If a loved one has been killed in a helicopter crash, it is important that you seek immediate help. An investigation must be started immediately to preserve necessary evidence into the cause of the crash.

Protect your legal rights and make sure that those who caused the crash are held responsible. Talk to a helicopter accident lawyer today.