Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Cessna 421B Golden Eagle, N3372Q: Incident occurred April 26, 2016 at Foley Municipal Airport (5R4), Baldwin County, Alabama

http://registry.faa.gov/N3372Q

Date: 26-APR-16
Time: 20:00:00Z
Regis#: N3372Q
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 421
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: Minor
Damage: Unknown
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
City: FOLEY
State: Alabama

AFTER LANDING THE AIRCRAFT RAN OFF THE END OF THE RUNWAY. FOLEY, AL




BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. (WKRG) — A dramatic scene unfolded Tuesday afternoon in a neighborhood in the Foley area when a small, twin engine plane crashed.

The pilot reportedly made it out of the plane and is lucky to be alive. It appears the pilot clipped some oak trees after take-off in his Cessna 421.

It crashed near a mobile home park at Sunset Circle and Hickory Street. Crews responded quickly and worked to extinguish the flames. At least two fire engine crews and two ambulance crews arrived to help. The crash happened just before 2:30 p.m.

This area is just south of the Foley Municipal Airport. There are also a lot of homes, businesses and oak trees in this area.

Original article can be found here:   http://wiat.com






FOLEY, AL (WALA) - A twin engine Cessna aircraft crashed shortly after takeoff from the Foley airport earlier today.

The crash took place near Sunset Circle and Hickory Street, which is just south of the airport.

According to witnesses, some people in the neighborhood where the plane crashed, pulled the pilot to safety. 

The pilot told rescuers that the engine started sputtering like it has having problems getting fuel.

Officials say the pilot refused medical treatment. 

Both the Foley police and fire departments responded to the scene. 

Story, video and photo gallery: http://www.fox10tv.com











A dramatic scene unfolded Tuesday afternoon in a neighborhood in the Foley when a small, twin engine plane crashed.

WKRG News 5 has learned the pilot made it out of the plane and lucky to be alive.

It appears the pilot clipped some oak trees after take-off in his Cessna 421.

It crashed near a mobile home park at Sunset Circle and Hickory Street. Crews responded quickly and worked to extinguish the flames. At least two fire engine crews and two ambulance crews arrived to help. The crash happened just before 2:30 p.m.

This area is just south of the Foley Municipal Airport. There are also a lot of homes, businesses and oak trees in this area.

Original article can be found here: http://wkrg.com

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