LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) – Air medical helicopters are flying over and landing at the future site of a permanent memorial to those who died trying to help patients.
The memorial planned near Denver will honor air medical crews who lost their lives, recognizing the sacrifice of more than 400 crew members who have died since 1972.READ MORE: FAA Investigates Mid-Air Collision Between 2 Small Planes Above Cherry Creek Reservoir South Of Denver
Those being remembered include Colorado Flight for Life pilot Patrick Mahany, who died when a Flight for Life helicopter crashed in Frisco last year.READ MORE: 'Level Clear' Loosens COVID Restrictions, Business Owners Excited
Names will be added every year to remember those who die while on medical missions.
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