2007 Phoenix News Helicopter Collision - Phoenix, Arizona
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member adenium
N 33° 29.800 W 112° 04.244
12S E 400537 N 3706861
Quick Description: On July 27, 2007, two news helicopters collided over Steele Indian School Park in Phoenix, Arizona.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 7/8/2012 7:23:46 PM
Waymark Code: WMEV89
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 6

Long Description:
On July 27, 2007, two news helicopters collided over Steele Indian School Park in Phoenix, Arizona. Four people were killed: KTVK pilot Scott Bowerbank and photographer Jim Cox; and pilot Craig Smith and photographer Rick Krolak of KNXV. No one on the ground was injured. The news helicopters were following a police chase of Christopher Jermaine Jones on the ground. Jones was eventually charged with 35 crimes related to the police chase. He was not held responsible for the helicopter crash.
Type of publication: Newspaper

When was the article reported?: 7/29/2007

Publication: Arizona Republic

Article Url: [Web Link]

Is Registration Required?: no

How widespread was the article reported?: national

News Category: Crime

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