Helicopter transporting donated heart organ crashes on helipad

A medical transport helicopter carrying a donated organ made a hard landing at University of Southern California medical building in Los Angeles.

The chopper was making a landing atop Keck Hospital around 3:20 p.m. when the crash occurred in the 1500 block of North San Pablo Street in Boyle Heights.

One patient was treated after a helicopter crashed and was seen on its side on the helipad of the Keck Hospital of USC in the Lincoln Heights area Friday afternoon.

Although three people were on board, two of them were safe and just the pilot suffered minor injuries.


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Tags: Helicopter, Crash, hospital, donated organ

Location: Los Angeles