Tuesday, June 09, 2020

Mooney M20C Ranger, N2768W: Accident occurred June 02, 2020 in Durham, North Carolina

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


NTSB Identification: ERA20CA205
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Tuesday, June 2, 2020 in Durham, NC
Aircraft: Mooney M20C, registration: N2768W

NTSB investigators will use data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator, and will not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.

Aircraft on takeoff, lost control and veered off into the grass hitting trees.

Date: 02-JUN-20
Time: 20:00:00Z
Regis#: N2768W
Aircraft Make: MOONEY
Aircraft Model: M20C
Event Type: INCIDENT
Highest Injury: MINOR
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: TAKEOFF (TOF)
Operation: 91

DURHAM, North Carolina — Officials were investigating after a small plane ran off the runway at a private airport in Durham County on Tuesday.

Sky 5 was over the scene of the incident at Lake Ridge Aero Park, located at 4340 E. Geer St. in Durham. The plane was on a dirt and grass runway when it somehow lost control and ended up in the bushes and trees off the runway, nose up. Members of the Durham County Sheriff's Office were at the scene investigating.

There was no word on injuries or what caused the plane to crash.


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