Deb Schott

(Brainerd, MN) -- The victims of a helicopter crash in central Minnesota late last week have been identified. Pilot Tim McDonald and nurse Deb Schott both died when the medical chopper they were in from North Memorial Health crashed at Brainerd airport at about 1:00 A-M Friday. Deb Schott, 58 of Lester Prairie, was born in Litchfield, graduated from KMS High School, and was a graduate of Ridgewater College's nursing program in Willmar. A paramedic was also injured in the crash. No patients were on board at the time. The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are still investigating the crash.