Flight For Life Colorado Stories
Stories of lifesaving care across Colorado and the Rocky Mountain Region
There are countless stories of Flight For Life Colorado's life saving care and rescues. Here we will feature some of those stories.
A High Flight to Hope
On the final weekend before his fiancé Keeley arrived in Colorado to begin their life together, Steve Burns joined a mountaineering friend to challenge Fourteener Mt. Huron. Changing light and a fast-moving storm resulted in his skiing off a 30-foot ledge. This is the story of his amazing Flight For Life rescue, treatment at St. Anthony Hospital’s Level I Trauma Center and the couple’s courageous journey forward. Hear from Steve, Keeley and the rescue team.