Wednesday, December 25, 2019

Cessna 210L Centurion, N30259: Incident occurred December 24, 2019 at Spencer Airport (NC35), Concord, Cabarrus County, North Carolina

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Charlotte, North Carolina

Aircraft landed and loss directional control due to faulty brakes.

Date: 24-DEC-19
Time: 21:20:00Z
Regis#: N30259
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 210
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: UNKNOWN
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
Operation: 91

One person was injured when a small plane ran off the runway at a private airstrip in Concord Tuesday.

The Concord Police Department said the plane was involved in a “low speed impact” after touching down.

“Preliminary reports indicate the plane left the runway and struck a tree line. 

The pilot was transported for minor injuries and 3 other passengers on board reported no injuries,” according to CPD.

The National Transportation Safety Board was notified and will conduct an investigation.

The airport is off Rock Hill Church Road, just before the intersection of Weddington Road. 

Concord Police and Concord Fire Department responded to the emergency.

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CONCORD, North Carolina (WBTV) - A pilot was injured after a small plane hit a tree line in Concord Tuesday afternoon.

The incident happened at an airfield off of Rock Hill Church Road.

Concord Police say a small plane was involved in a low-speed impact after touching down on a private airstrip.

Preliminary reports indicate the plane left the runway and hit a tree line.

The pilot was taken to the hospital for minor injuries, but three other passengers on board reported no injuries.

National Transportation Safety Board officials are aware and headed to the scene to investigate, police say. Concord police and fire personnel were still on scene around 5:40 p.m.

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