Saturday, August 17, 2019

Accident occurred August 17, 2019 in Talladega County, Alabama

Talladega County, Alabama (WBRC) - A single engine plane crashed in Talladega County Saturday afternoon, on Stemley Road between Stemley Bridge Road and Joe Gamble Road.

The pilot was flying from Bessemer, Alabama, to Talladega when the crashed occurred.

According to Alabama Law Enforcement officials, the pilot survived and was able to walk away with no injuries.

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the incident.

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One man survived a plane crash in Talladega today with only minor injuries.

The crash happened at about 12:30 pm outside the entrance of Lincoln Harbor condos, next to the Coosa River.

The pilot was the only occupant of a WW1 Replica aircraft.

He was traveling from Bessemer to Talladega and experienced fuel issues, according to the Lincoln Fire Captain.

The pilot purposely flew into trees to avoid hitting the condos.

An official report will come from the Federal Aviation Administration after their crash investigation is complete.

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