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Air Ambulance Crash Update

Divers have recovered the body of a third and final helicopter ambulance crewmember from Choctawhatchee Bay.

Two bodies were recovered Wednesday, several hours after the chopper went down. No patients were aboard.

Hospital officials say the chopper was going to pick up a critically ill heart patient.

Shortly after take-off, the crew radioed it was aborting the mission because of bad weather.

There was no distress call and no further communication.


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