Three People Injured in Florida Plane Crash
Three people were injured in a small plane crash in Florida.
Details about the Plane Crash in Florida
According to the authorities in Pompano Beach, the plane hit the roof of one of the houses before it crashed near the pool of another house. The accident caused at least one home to catch fire and caused damage to the backyards of several of the other houses in the area.
There were three people on the plane at the time of the accident and they were all taken to nearby hospitals in critical condition to be treated for their injuries.
According to the FAA the pilot of the aircraft was practicing landings and takeoffs at a nearby airport at the time of the accident.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation.
Important Information about Small Plane Crashes
- In 2012, there were a total of 267 fatal general aviation accidents.
- The leading cause of fatal general aviation accidents was loss of control inflight.
- In recent years, the number of deaths in aviation accidents have reduced dramatically.