NTSB Identification: GAA16CA166
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, March 25, 2016 in Clewiston, FL
Aircraft: PIPER J5A, registration: N41239
NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.
SOUTH BAY, Fla. —A small plane crashed Friday morning into a field in South Bay.
The crash happened in the area of Corkscrew Boulevard.
Officials said the person who called 911 removed the pilot from the plane.
The pilot was the only one on board the plane and was taken to the hospital for treatment.
Their condition is unknown.
No fuel leaked from the plane and there was no fire.
Original article can be found here: http://www.wpbf.com
Just before 8 a.m., firefighters responded to the area of Corkscrew Boulevard in South Bay after the plane crashed in a field.
Palm Beach County Fire Rescue Capt. David Toohey said a 911 caller removed the single occupant from the plane.
Fire crews arrived and transported the victim by ambulance to a local hospital and then by helicopter to another medical facility.
Original article can be found here: http://www.wptv.com