Saturday, August 20, 2022

Cessna 150, N8797G: Accident occurred August 20, 2022 in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama

National Transportation Safety Board - Accident Number: ERA22LA380 

Federal Aviation Administration / Flight Standards District Office; Alabama and NW Florida

Aircraft crashed into a wooded area due to engine issues.

Date: 20-AUG-22
Time: 16:40:00Z
Regis#: N8797G
Aircraft Make: CESSNA
Aircraft Model: 150
Event Type: ACCIDENT
Highest Injury: NONE
Aircraft Missing: No
Activity: PERSONAL
Flight Phase: EN ROUTE (ENR)
Operation: 91

No one was hurt when a small plane crashed in rural Tuscaloosa County Saturday afternoon, first responders said.

The Carroll's Creek Fire Protection District said on Facebook that the plane came down on Wint Dunn Road in the Wiley community, which is off Highway 69 North, northeast of Samantha.

The volunteer fire department said the Federal Aviation Administration are enroute to the scene of the crash to begin an investigation.

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