NEW YORK, June 13, 2014—Following this morning’s fatal crash of a small plane in Harrison, N.Y., American Red Cross teams are at the scene to provide assistance to those who may need it. Among those responding are Red Cross mental-health staff who will provide emotional support to those who have been impacted by this incident. Additional Red Cross volunteers are also present to support residents and first responders at the scene. Our hearts go out to all those affected by this tragic event.
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org/NY or visit us on Twitter at @RedCrossNY.