Sunday, April 3, 2016

Cessna 175B Skylark, N8115T: Incident occurred April 02, 2016 in Lucedale, Mississippi

http://registry.faa.gov/N8115T 

Date: 02-APR-16
Time: 22:08:00Z
Regis#: N8115T
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 175
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: Unknown
Damage: Unknown
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Jackson FSDO-31
City: LUCEDALE
State: Mississippi

AIRCRAFT FORCE LANDED IN A FIELD, NEAR LUCEDALE, MS



JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -  A small plane crashed in a wooded area of northeast Jackson County Saturday evening on Kendrick Rd. near Stateline Rd., sometime after 6 p.m.

According to Emergency Operations Center Deputy Director Terry Jackson, the pilot lost power and had to land in a field.

The pilot, who was the only person on board, suffered minor injuries and was transported to the hospital as a precaution. 

Jackson noted that he is very fortunate things turned out the way they did. 

Original article can be found here: http://www.msnewsnow.com

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