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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214022
Last updated: 31 October 2021
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Date:03-AUG-2018
Time:03:40 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic B407 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Bell 407GX
Owner/operator: Air Methods dba Black Hills Life Flight
Registration: N450AM
MSN: 54435
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location: Regional Health Rapid City Hospital Helipad (SD40), SD -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Nature:Ambulance
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The air ambulance helicopter was struck by the car of a drunken driver during at night on a hospital helpad. The driver was arrested later.

Sources:

https://www.newscenter1.tv/police-drunk-driver-rams-helicopter-at-rapid-city-hospital/
http://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/NNum_Results.aspx?NNumbertxt=N450AM

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

3 Mar 2019 N450AM Black Hills Life Flight 0 Union Center, SD sub

Media:


Images:

Photo of N450AM courtesy AirHistory.net


Spearfish - Black Hills / Clyde Ice Field (KSPF / SPF)
23 September 2018; (c) Jack Poelstra

Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2018 03:52 Iceman 29 Added
04-Aug-2018 03:52 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type, Embed code]
04-Aug-2018 04:38 Geno Updated [Location, Source]
04-Aug-2018 15:42 Aerossurance Updated [Embed code, Narrative]
12-Aug-2020 18:49 Aerossurance Updated [Time, Operator, Source, Narrative]

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