Hospital plans for new helicopter pad

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - New details on plans to install a new helicopter landing pad at Saint Mary's hospital.

The CEO of the Bon-Secour hospital says they plan to build a temporary ground-level helipad near its emergency department.

Helicopters currently have to land at an off-site location, according to the Times-Dispatch.

Saint Mary's plans to construct the landing pad in an area currently used for patient parking.

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