Bell 206 L4 Helicopter Crash in Alaska – Four Killed

by | Jul 22, 2023 | Aviation Accident, Wrongful Death

There was a helicopter crash near Utqiaġvik, Alaska on July 20, 2023.  According to reports, a Bell 206 L4 helicopter crashed in the North Slope region of Alaska.  In addition to the pilot, there were three Division of Geological and Geophysical Survey employees on board who were conducting fieldwork.  The helicopter was operated by Maritime Helicopters, Inc.  The cause of the crash remains under investigation.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to those impacted by this deadly crash.

There have been a number of recent helicopter crashes across the country.  There was a helicopter crash in the Bay of Campeche in the Gulf of Mexico on June 21, 2023.  A Hughes 269 helicopter crashed in Anderson County, South Carolina on June 27, 2023.  A Schweizer Model 269C helicopter crashed in Baker County, Florida on July 1, 2023.  A crop-dusting helicopter crashed in DeKalb County, Missouri on July 5, 2023.  A Hughes Model 369D helicopter crashed while surveying power lines in Waldorf, Maryland on July 9, 2023.

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 to learn more about your legal rights.