Lincoln Statement on Medical Helicopter Crash

Little Rock – U.S. Senator Blanche Lincoln today released the following statement upon learning of this morning’s medical helicopter crash in Van Buren County:

 “I extend my heartfelt condolences to the family and loved ones of the emergency responders who lost their lives today.  Along with all Arkansans, I recognize the courage, bravery, and dedication of our first responders, who risk their lives each day to save the lives of patients in need. We must honor and remember these individuals who made the ultimate sacrifice, as well as their family members, friends and fellow emergency responders. I thank them for their service and sacrifice.”