Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 182
Event Type: Accident
Highest Injury: Minor
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Fresno FSDO-17
AIRCRAFT FORCE LANDED AND FLIPPED OVER IN A FIELD NEXT TO A HIGHWAY NEAR SELMA, CA
The Fresno County Sheriff’s Office said the plane, a Cessna 182A Skylane heading to Sacramento, was having engine problems and crash landed in a field near Highway 99 and Manning St., between Selma and Fowler, around 6 p.m.
The passengers were a flight instructor and a student he was giving flying lessons to.
The department said the flight instructor suffered minor injuries. The student didn’t have any injuries.
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