Oscoda County Native Dies in Helicopter Crash in Wisconsin

A Northern Michigan native has died in a helicopter crash.

Klint Mitchell, who grew up in Oscoda County, died on Thursday.

The Oneida County Sheriff’s Office says he was one of three people on board a medical helicopter when it crashed in the town of Hazelhurst, WI.

Everyone in the helicopter lost their lives in the crash.

The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration are now investigating how the crash happened.

Klint leaves behind a wife and a son, along with a daughter who is due in a few weeks.

You can find the GoFundMe page to donate money to Klint’s family here.