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Flight Nurse Dies from Crash Injuries

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (KSWO) –  One of the three surviving victims of a helicopter crash has died. Wednesday, in a press release Air Evac Lifeteam officials said flight nurse Leslie Stewart died from injuries sustained in Saturday’s helicopter crash while attempting to land at a Wichita Falls hospital.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with Leslie’s family, and everyone involved in this accident. This is a tragic day for us at Air Evac Lifeteam. Our employees are like family, and we are devastated by this loss. Our focus at this time is on providing support for her family and friends, along with the families of our flight paramedic and pilot, who remain hospitalized.”