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San Diego hospice patient’s dream comes true

After a quick rundown from the helicopter pilot, Mary McDonald was ready for lift off with her daughter and son-in-law.

SAN DIEGO — A North County San Diego woman in hospice care got to live out one of her dreams Tuesday night. Mary McDonald took a helicopter ride over her hometown of Oceanside thanks to a group of Del Norte High School students. 

After a quick rundown from pilot Kurt from Waverider Helicopter Tours, Mary was ready for lift off with her daughter and son-in-law.  

News 8’s Shawn Styles got to go along for the very special ride and takes us inside the flight with Mary.