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Cessna T210N Turbo Centurion, N5276C: Accident occurred February 10, 2022 at Cherry Ridge Airport (N30), Honesdale, Wayne County, Pennsylvania

This is preliminary information, subject to change, and may contain errors. Any errors in this report will be corrected when the final report has been completed. 

The National Transportation Safety Board did not travel to the scene of this accident.

Additional Participating Entity: 
Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Allentown, Pennsylvania

Ani Holding & Equipment Co Inc

Location: Honesdale, Pennsylvania
Accident Number: ERA22LA127
Date and Time: February 10, 2022, 14:30 UTC
Registration: N5276C
Aircraft: Cessna T210N 
Injuries: 1 None
Flight Conducted Under: Part 91 subpart k: Fractional

Aircraft and Owner/Operator Information

Aircraft Make: Cessna
Registration: N5276C
Model/Series: T210N
Aircraft Category: Airplane
Amateur Built:
Operating Certificate(s) Held: None
Operator Designator Code:

Meteorological Information and Flight Plan

Conditions at Accident Site: VMC
Condition of Light: Day
Observation Facility, Elevation: KMPO,1916 ft msl
Observation Time: 13:53 Local
Distance from Accident Site: 23 Nautical Miles 
Temperature/Dew Point: 4°C /-5°C
Lowest Cloud Condition: Scattered / 4600 ft AGL
Wind Speed/Gusts, Direction: 12 knots / 26 knots, 250°
Lowest Ceiling: Overcast / 7000 ft AGL
Visibility: 10 miles
Altimeter Setting: 29.77 inches Hg 
Type of Flight Plan Filed:
Departure Point: 

Wreckage and Impact Information

Crew Injuries: 1 None 
Aircraft Damage: Substantial
Passenger Injuries: 
Aircraft Fire: None
Ground Injuries:
Aircraft Explosion: None
Total Injuries: 1 None
Latitude, Longitude:  41.515592,-75.25156 (est)

HONESDALE, Pennsylvania (WOLF) — A small plane crashed Thursday afternoon at Cherry Ridge Airport in Honesdale.

Officials tell FOX56 the  Cessna T210N Turbo Centurion was coming in to fuel up. It was snowing and the pilot didn't see the end of the runway.

The plane slipped off the edge of the runway crashing.

The pilot was not seriously hurt.

CHERRY RIDGE, Pennsylvania — A pilot was taken to a hospital after his plane ran off the runway in Wayne County.

It happened around 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Cherry Ridge Airport near Honesdale.

Crews said the pilot had minor injuries when an airport mechanic pulled him from the plane.

He was taken to the hospital.

The NTSB will determine what led to the crash.