Names and Conditions of Helicopter Crash Victims Released

By: Joe Brown Email
By: Joe Brown Email

The names of the four injured in the helicopter crash at Texas A&M have been released by the Texas National Guard.

They include:
* 1st Lt. and former Aggie Corps of Cadet member Ellis Taylor, 31, of Buda: transferred to Brooke Army Medical Center and remains in stable condition.
* Chief Warrant Officer 2 Matthew Smith, 41, of Leander: transferred to Brooke Army Medical Center and remains in stable condition.
* Sgt. Richard Ravenscraft, 24, of Austin: good condition.
* Sgt. Charles Mitts, 42, of Spring: transferred to Hermann Memorial in and remains in critical condition.

The accident is under investigation by the Combat Readiness/Safety Center out of Fort Rucker, Alabama.


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