Helicopter Crash in Marion County, Tennessee

by | Aug 25, 2022 | Aviation Accident, Wrongful Death

There was a helicopter crash in Marion County, Tennessee on August 23, 2022.  According to reports, the helicopter was operated by the Tennessee Highway Patrol.  At the time of the crash, the helicopter was performing surveillance work when it clipped a set of power lines.  The helicopter then crashed on Aetna Mountain.  There were two people on board at the time of the crash, pilot Lee Russell and Marion County Sheriff’s detective Matt Blansett.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to those impacted by this crash.

There have been a number of recent helicopter crashes across the country.  An Airbus medical helicopter crashed in Andalusia, Alabama on July 29, 2022.  There was a helicopter crash in Columbia County, Pennsylvania on July 27, 2022.  A medical helicopter crashed while attempting to land at the scene of a fatal vehicle accident in Ohio on July 26, 2022.  A Robinson R44 helicopter crashed in Waterloo, Illinois on July 22, 2022.

Spagnoletti Law Firm has attorneys licensed in Texas, Florida, and New York.  We have handled numerous cases involving the failure of necessary equipment on a plane or helicopter in both federal and state court across the country.  Our attorneys have extensive experience in plane and helicopter crash litigation and the skills needed to aggressively represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or been seriously injured in a plane or helicopter crash.  The experienced helicopter crash attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a victim of a helicopter accident. Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or 877-678-5864 to learn more about your legal rights.