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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 58729
Last updated: 12 April 2021
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Date:17-FEB-2009
Time:07:50
Type:Silhouette image of generic MI2 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Mil Mi-2 Plus
Owner/operator:Polish Medical Air Rescue
Registration: SP-ZXC
C/n / msn: 514408105
Fatalities:Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Jarostów -   Poland
Phase: En route
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:EPWR
Destination airport:Budziszów Wielki ( road traffic accident place )
Narrative:
Rescue helicopter Mil Mi-2 plus of the Polish Medical Air Rescue has crashed in Jarostów (Poland) during flight to the road traffic accident.
Press reports that Mi-2 has been called to the traffic accident at A-4 freeway. Helicopter impacted the ground and trees some 50 km west from Wroclaw and 5 km from destination. Reason is unknown yet, weather was poor at the time (dense fog with visibility limited to 10 m, snowfall reported). Pilot and paramedic died at the scene, the only survivor, a doctor, called help by 112 number, however due to fog the wreckage was located some 1 hour later and then the survivor has been taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Sources:

http://www.tvn24.pl/0,1586699,0,1,zgineli-lecac-na-pomoc--nie-zyja-pilot-i-ratownik,wiadomosc.html
http://wiadomosci.gazeta.pl/Wiadomosci/1,80269,6285018,Karambol_na_autostradzie_A4.html
http://www.dolnoslaska.policja.gov.pl/www/index.cgi?strona=2009_02_17&numer=44


Images:


rest of the crashed helicopter , foto from,29 ‎november ‎2015, ‏‎20:00:04

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
17-Feb-2009 02:50 boo Added
17-Feb-2009 10:30 Taildragger Updated
17-Feb-2009 11:07 mikeepbc Updated
17-Feb-2009 22:50 signaal Updated
17-Feb-2009 22:50 boo Updated
18-Feb-2009 11:53 Anon. Updated
26-May-2019 07:29 Mariusz Konieczny Updated [Narrative, Photo]

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