Bell UH-1H “Huey” Helicopter Crash in Oakdale, Illinois

by | Aug 2, 2023 | Aviation Accident, Wrongful Death

There was a helicopter crash in Oakdale, Illinois on July 31, 2023.  According to reports, a Bell UH-1H “Huey” helicopter crashed in a field with only the pilot on board.  It is believed the helicopter struck power lines before losing control and crashing in the field.  The pilot was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.

There have been a number of recent helicopter crashes across the country.  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.  A Bell 206 L4 helicopter crashed in the North Slope region of Alaska on July 20, 2023.  A Bell 206B helicopter crashed in Preston County, West Virginia on July 21, 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.