New park honors helicopter pilot killed in crash

9NEWS at 5 p.m. 10/8/16.

KUSA - A newly-opened park in Frisco honors the memory of a Flight for Life helicopter pilot killed in a crash in Frisco.

In July 2015, the chopper crashed at the Saint Anthony Summit Medical Center -- killing Patrick Mahany and seriously injuring 2 crew members on board.

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The new park opened Saturday following a dedication ceremony last July on the anniversary of the crash.

Mahany's name now also appears on a plaque on Fallen Heroes Highway along Highway 91 between Leadville and Copper Mountain.

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