An update to this story.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.
The National Transportation Safety Board spokeswoman Bridget Serchak says that there was no indication that something broke off of the helicopter.
The crash took two lives, pilot Jason McKean and Lanny Ledet...
The president of St. Mary Parish states in a press release that concerns over flooding is prompting him to call for a meeting with other local officials along with the Army Corps of Engineers. He is encouraging his colleagues to invite other officials.
COTE BLANCHE ISLAND, LA. (December 20, 2010) – The area’s two biggest food banks, St. Mary Outreach in Morgan City and Solomon House in New Iberia, received the single biggest donations of the holiday season today -- $6,000 each from the Cote Blanche Salt Mine, which contributed $1 for each ton its crews mined last Friday.