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Amarillo Airplane Fatality Attorney Offers Free Consultations: Three Crew Members Dead After Rico Aviation Air Ambulance Crashes near Amarillo Airport in Texas

Posted on April 29, 2017 by Jesse Quackenbush, Attorney

  • Three crew members have died after an air ambulance crashed in Texas
  • It wasn’t clear whether the Rico Aviation plane had any other people on board
  • The families of the three victims have been notified, according to the service 

Three people are dead after an air ambulance crashed overnight in Texas just south of the airport in Amarillo.

Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Cindy Barkley says the small plane went down about 12.30am Saturday in an industrial section of the city between Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport and Interstate 40.

Rico Aviation, an air ambulance service based in Amarillo, issued a statement saying three of its crew members died.

It wrote on Facebook: ‘Rico Aviation regrets to confirm the loss of three crew members last night.

‘We are devastated by this tragedy and are mourning the loss of our team members.

‘The families have been notified and they are in our hearts and prayers. We appreciate prayers for our fallen teammates and their families.’

Rico Aviation has confirmed three of its crew members were killed in the crash on Saturday

Rico Aviation has confirmed three of its crew members were killed in the crash on Saturday

The families of the three victims have been notified, according to the air ambulance service 

The families of the three victims have been notified, according to the air ambulance service

It wasn’t clear whether the plane had any other people on board and whether it was en route or returning from a medical transport.

A company employee who answered the phone Saturday declined comment.

A message left with Amarillo police was not immediately returned.

Story provided by Daily Mail. Amarillo News Channel 10  and ABC 7 News also report on this story.

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