1 dead, 3 injured in Okla. medical helicopter crash

By: Morgan Downing Email
By: Morgan Downing Email

TALIHINA, OK -- One person has died and three others injured after a medical helicopter crashed at a Talihina hospital.

Choctaw Nation Health Care Center spokesperson, Janet Sharp, says just before 7 p.m. Tuesday the EagleMed chopper crashed shortly after take off, near the hospital.

One of the three people injured is in critical condition, and we're told she is a nurse who works at MCSO in Durant.

It's unknown where the helicopter was headed. Talihina is In Le Flore County. We'll continue to update you on this story.


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