FRISCO, Colo. (CBS4)– The community in Frisco gathered on Sunday to remember a Flight for Life pilot killed in a crash one year ago. Two nurses on board were injured.
Patrick Mahany died when the helicopter crashed shortly after take off from the hospital.READ MORE: Who Should Get The COVID Booster Shot? Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida Weighs In
Flight nurse Dave Repsher has been released from intensive care nearly a year after he was burned over 90 percent of his body.
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The community is creating a memorial to honor the victims and those who rushed to save them.
Crews unveiled the new helicopter that will replace the one that crashed.
There is a memorial service planned for Sunday at the crash site. The permanent memorial will be completed by September.MORE NEWS: John Hinckley, Who Shot Reagan, To Be Freed From Oversight
This weekend orange ribbons hang around Frisco as a reminder to what happened.