Wednesday, June 30, 2021

Stinson 108-3 Voyager, N6548M: Accident occurred June 27, 2021 near Key Way Airport (19WA), Stevenson, Skamania County, Washington

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Portland, Oregon

Aircraft attempted to land and decided to go-around, crashed under unknown circumstances and caught on fire. 

Date: 27-JUN-21
Time: 15:28:00Z
Regis#: N6548M
Aircraft Make: STINSON
Aircraft Model: 108
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: SERIOUS
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: APPROACH (APR)
Operation: 91

SKAMANIA COUNTY, Washington (KPTV) – Authorities are investigating a small crash at Key Way Airport in Stevenson on Sunday morning.

Skamania County Sheriff’s Office said a  Stinson 108-3 Voyager was preparing to land just before 8:30 a.m. The pilot saw an obstruction on the runway and maneuvered the plane back up then it went down and crashed just north of the original landing area.

The sheriff’s office said the pilot and a passenger were able to get out before the plane burst into flames.

Emergency crews arrived and put out the fire, treated and transported the two to local hospitals. Their conditions are unknown at this time.

The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board have been notified.

1 comment:

  1. Left seat PIC discharged from hospital after stabilization of ankle fracture. Right seat, owner, pilot, in hospital, stable, expected to make full recovery.