shadow_left
Shadow_R
   
Five people were aboard when the plane crashed PDF Print E-mail
Date: 28-OCT-2012
Time: 14:44 LT
Type: Silhouette image of generic P32R model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-32R-300 Cherokee Lance
Operator: SPACE COAST AVIATION SALES LLC
Registration: N4478F ?
C/n / msn: 32R-7680450
Fatalities: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 5
Other fatalities: 0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location: 4875 Top Road, Sevier County -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Nature: Private
Departure airport: Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge Apt. - KGKT
Destination airport: Space Coast Rgnl Apt. - KTIX
Narrative:
Three people were taken to the hospital Sunday afternoon 28 October 2012 after a plane crash in Sevier County.

According to authorities, five people were aboard when the plane crashed at 4875 Top Road. The call came in around 2:44 p.m.

The pilot of the plane lost contact with the airport within four minutes of take-off. They say there was a warning going off on the plane, and due to poor visibility, the plane crashed.

The passengers, a family of five, were able to make it out of the plane before it went up in flames.


Sources:
http://www.local8now.com/news/headlines/Three-injured-in-Sevier-County-plane-crash-176181561.html?ref=561
http://m.knoxnews.com/news/2012/oct/29/utility-pole-grounds-plane-bound-for-florida/
http://flightaware.com/live/flight/N4478F

http://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/small/060/060058.jpg (photo)

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 30 October 2012 )