(edited from WPLG.com) – WPLG’s (**NOTE) Sky 10 was flying to another scene when pilot Clem Carfaro spotted a downed plane in the Everglades near U.S. Highway 27.
James Townsend, 63, was trapped inside the cockpit. Sky 10 arrived before Broward Sheriff’s Office firefighters got there.
Local 10 News engineer Juan Rodriguez just happened to be on Sky 10 at the time, and the helicopter landed briefly so that Rodriguez could help the pilot. Read the rest of this entry →