Carla Vallejos Blanco is one of the victims who passed away in the helicopter crash which occurred in New York City. Moments before the crash, Trevor Cadigan posted a video on Instagram which featured himself and the other victims of the horrific incident.
Carla Vallejos Blanco Was Visiting From Argentina
According to multiple media outlets, Blanco was visiting a friend in New York City. She’s originally from Argentina and studied Advertising at River Plate Basin University (Universidad de la Cuenca del Plata – UCP) in Corrientes, Argentina.
Carla was 28-years-old and grew up in Corrientes. She travelled to New York with a friend who wasn’t on the helicopter. Carla and her friend planned to meet each other after the chopper tour. When Blanco didn’t show up, her friend contact the Argentine Consulate.
A Passenger’s Harness Strap Shut Off The Helicopter’s Engine
The helicopter’s pilot told police that a strap from a passenger’s harness accidentally shut off the helicopter’s engine. All 5 passengers died and the pilot was the only survivor.
The victims include Carla, 28; Daniel Thompson, 34; Brian McDnaiel, 26; Tristan Hill, 29; and Trevor Cadigan, 26.
A Go Fund Me fundraiser was created for Trevor Cadigan:
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