Monday, February 11, 2019

Cessna 172E Skyhawk, N7414N: Accident occurred February 10, 2019 in Culpeper, Virginia

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Washington, District of Columbia

Crashed on a road.

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Date: 10-FEB-19
Time: 21:07:00Z
Regis#: N7414N
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 172E
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: UNKNOWN
Flight Phase: UNKNOWN (UNK)
Operation: 91

Three people escaped injury when their single-engine airplane made an emergency landing Sunday afternoon on State Route 3 in Culpeper County.

Virginia State Police Trooper W.C. Beard responded to reports of a plane crash at 4:05 p.m., according to a state police news release.

The plane’s engine failed after it took off from the Warrenton-Fauquier Airport, the release said. 

The pilot made an emergency landing on Route 3 just under a mile east of State Route 788 and then struck a utility pole. The impact also caused the aircraft to strike a fence.

The pilot, Hyunju V. Ko, 47, of Gainesville, was not injured. Two juvenile passengers also were uninjured.

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