News Plane incidents — 17 May 2017

On Monday afternoon a small plane with a family of five travelling from San Francisco to Los Angeles had a malfunction at 20,000 feet according to Cal-Fire.

Investigators say the plane came down near the ‘Firebaugh crop dusting strip.

Cal-Fire says the plane had landing gear problems and crashed into a fence.

One person was taken to an area hospital to get checked out.
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FRESNO, Calif. — An FAA investigation is now underway after a close call for a pilot in Fresno County.

The single engine plane is believed to have slid off the runway after trying to land near Firebaugh. It happened just after 5:30 p.m. on Monday near Washoe and Nees.

Investigators say there were five passengers. At least one of them was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries.

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