Utah County, UT – Police Identify Victims of Fatal Helicopter CrashUtah Legal News
Utah County, UT (May 21, 2019) – Authorities have identified the victims of a fatal helicopter crash that took place in Utah County on Friday and led to the loss of life in two victims.
The parties were identified as a married couple who were both 32 years old. The accident took place when they were flying in their helicopter and suddenly crashed in the mountains above Alpine for reasons unknown.
The couple had been traveling west from the Vernal Regional Airport, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. Utah officials started searching for the helicopter after a relative called it in and said that they never arrived at their destination.
Police quickly discovered that the couple was killed in the accident after crashing in the dangerous and rugged terrain. The accident investigation continues at this time.
Our sincere condolences are warmly extended to the family and friends of the husband and wife who died in this terrible accident. Our thoughts are with them during this difficult time.
Fatal Helicopter Crashes in Utah
While they are not as common as other accidents that take place in Utah, accidents involving helicopters, planes, and other air vehicles tend to take place every year, many of which will end in catastrophic and even fatal results. Losing a loved one in one of these accidents can leave you feeling concerned as you find yourself in the midst of an accident where liability is not always easy to determine and you might wonder how you can bring a claim. Our experienced wrongful death attorneys are here for you and your family when you need us most.
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