UPDATE: Trinity County Helicopter Crash Victim Identified
On June 2, 2011 the Trinity County Sheriff's Office made contact with the family of the helicopter crash victim. More Applebaum was killed in a helicopter crash that occured on May 27th, 2011.
Applebaum and his family are Israeli Citizens and the Sheriffs office says that made it difficult to notify next of kin quickly.
An Autopsy was performed on Applebaum on June 1st. The cause of death is still pending autopsy and toxicology reports.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation by the NTSB.