M AND M AIRCRAFT LEASING INC: http://registry.faa.gov/N8305W
FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Miami FSDO-19
Aircraft Make: PIPER
Aircraft Model: PA32
Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: Unknown
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
AIRCRAFT FORCE LANDED IN A SWAMP, NEAR MIAMI DADE COUNTY, MIAMI, FLORIDA.
OPA LOCKA (CBSMiami) — A plane went down in Miami-Dade County Friday afternoon.
The Piper PA-32 reportedly went down sometime around noon near Tamiami Trail and Krome Avenue.
The single-engine plane took off from Key West and went down in a swamp, according to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
A helicopter picked up the pilot who was the only person on board and took him to a local hospital. The extent of his injuries are unclear.
The plane was headed to North Perry Airport in Hollywood when it went down.
The FAA is investigating the crash.