HUNTSVILLE (June 11, 2017) – A 63 year old pilot that died in a helicopter crash on Sunday has been identified as Wayne Kirby from Bryan, according to a local news source. (map)
The Bell 407 helicopter was part of a fleet owned by PHI Air Medical. The helicopter had just picked up a patient, 58 year old David Disman, and was en route to Houston when it crashed near Lake Raven.
Wayne Kirby was tragically killed as a result of the accident, as was patient David Disman, Nurse Jana Bishop, and paramedic Stephanie Waters. The accident remains under open investigation to determine cause and liability at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely. We would like the opportunity to help you through this difficult time. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 864-6664. We are here to help you.