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Scott & White, Medivac 1 - Injury accident
DATE 10/7/01 2300 CDT PROGRAM Scott & White, Medivac 1 VENDOR Southwest Helicopters ADDRESS Scott & White Memorial Hospital 2401 South 31st St. Temple, TX 76508 WEATHER Clear. Not a factor AIRCRAFT_TYPE AS 355 F1 TAIL# N911BB INJURIES Pilot - injured Nurse - not injured Paramedic - injured DESCRIPTION Aircraft had been at a PR event and was returning to base when it was diverted to a scene with non specific coordinates. Team noted a searchlight and incorrectly believed that was the scene. Aircraft was then cancelled by ground EMS. As they were returning to base, one instrument light illuminated followed by all lights and a dual engine failure. A low altitude autorotation was executed into a field. ADDITIONAL INFO Pilot experienced an L1 compression fracture. Flight Paramedic experience a head laceration. The aircraft is a total loss. SOURCE Tony Woodard, CFN, Scott & White Medevac 1 VIA Roseanne Krantz, CONCERN =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-= The CONCERN network shares verified information to alert medical transport programs when an accident / incident has occurred. Please share the above information with your program staff. If you have further questions, please contact the CONCERN Coordinator, Roseann Krantz @ 1-800-75-SHOCK or email@example.com.