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Photo: Larry McGevna, St. Petersburg Fire Department]
It took rescue crews some 20 minutes to find the wreckage of the helicopter. It was found in a clearing off the Weedon Cove development.

BAYFLIGHT CRASH
body being hoisted by rescue helicopter
[Times photo: Boysell Hosey]
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  • By Times Staff Writer

    © St. Petersburg Times, published April 26, 2000


    A fund for the families of the victims has been set up through St. Joseph's Hospital. Checks should be made payable to St. Joseph's Hospital Foundation, and marked for Bayflite families. Contributions go to surviving immediate family members. Send tax deductible checks to: St. Joseph's Hospital of Tampa Foundation, P.O. Box 24313, Tampa, FL 33633-1002.

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