Small Plane Crashes near Ventura Road in Oxnard Injuring the Pilot
OXNARD, CA (July 11, 2022) – A pilot sustained injuries in a plane crash in the area of Ventura Road and 5th Street in Oxnard on Sunday afternoon.
The crash happened shortly after 2:00 p.m. on July 10. According to the Oxnard Police Department, the small single-engine Mooney M20C airplane apparently lost power and made an emergency landing. It then crashed into a fence just outside Oxnard Airport.
The pilot was the only occupant and was transported to a local hospital with just minor injuries.
Images from the scene show the aircraft mostly intact, with damage to the nose and wings. In addition, the fencing was damaged as well.
Police closed Ventura Road in both directions between Second and Fifth streets while responding to the crash.
The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the cause of the crash.
Always follow safety precautions to prevent a crash. Stay alert and aware of your surroundings in an event of a possible plane crash in the area. Also, check the weather forecast at departing and arriving airports.
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