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Medical Helicopter Crash Kills Three
Authorities say a medical helicopter crashed in northern Illinois, killing the two nurses and pilot onboard.
The Federal Aviation Administration reports the helicopter crashed at 8:30 last night while traveling from Rockford to a hospital about 60 miles south, in Mendota. The helicopter was registered to Rockford Memorial Hospital.
No one else was onboard.
An investigation to determine what caused the crash is underway.