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UPDATE: Pilot killed, daughter survives helicopter crash in remote part of Malheur County

An Eagle man died while his daughter survived after this Enstrom 280F helicopter crashed near Succor Creek south of Adrian Friday. (Photo courtesy of the Malheur County Sheriff's Office).

ADRIAN – When Malheur County Sheriff’s Office search and rescue team members found Jordan Valentine on Saturday morning, she could barely move.

The 25-year-old woman from Eagle, Idaho, lay beside the wreckage of an Enstrom 280F small helicopter on a secluded high desert hill south of Adrian. The crash, at about 4 p.m. Friday, killed her father, Jim Valentine, 52, also of Eagle, who was piloting the helicopter.

A hospital spokesperson confirmed that Jim Valentine had been a surgeon at St. Luke’s Medical Center for nearly 10 years. He specialized in bariatric and general surgery.

Despite serious injuries, Valentine managed to . . .