UH-72 Lakota Helicopter Crash near Rio Grande City, Texas

by | Mar 9, 2024 | Aviation Accident, Personal Injury, Wrongful Death

There was a helicopter crash near Rio Grande City, Texas on March 8, 2024.  According to reports, a UH-72 Lakota crashed while on a border patrol mission.  There were four people on board: three soldiers and one border patrol agent.  Three people have been confirmed killed in the crash.  The cause of the crash is under investigation.  Our thoughts and prayers go out to those impacted by this deadly crash.

There have been a number of recent helicopter crashes.  An AH-64D Apache crashed near Booneville, Mississippi on February 23, 2024.  An Army UH-72 Lakota helicopter crashed near Banks, Alabama on February 23, 2024.  A Sikorsky S-92 crashed in the Ocean off the coast of Norway on February 28, 2024.  An Astar B3 medical helicopter crashed near Fort Morgan, Colorado on February 28, 2024.

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.