1 Dead, 2 Injured After Plane Crash Near Palo Alto Airport
LOCATION: Palo Alto
DATE OF CRASH: Tuesday, September 4th
September 4, 2018 – According to a local news source, one person was killed and two other parties were injured after a small plane crash landed near the Palo Alto airport.
The accident happened on Tuesday shortly after 11 a.m.
As per the article, a single-engine Mooney M20 was executing a go-around, and was trying to land when it crashed in a body of water near Palo Alto Duck Pond on Embarcadero Road.
Pilot Killed in Plane Crash Near Embarcadero Road
Responding medical personnel immediately rendered aid to at least three people found at the accident scene. Primary reports indicated the male pilot was sadly pronounced dead at the location. At this time, the name of the deceased remained undisclosed pending notification of next of kin.
Nancy Dellamaria and Chloe King Injured in Palo Alto Plane Accident
Meanwhile, officials identified two people injured in the crash as 49-year-old Nancy Dellamaria, and 16-year-old Chloe King. Authorities said the mother and daughter were transported to Stanford Trauma Center for treatment of unknown extent of injuries.
The National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration are the agencies handling the investigation.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, and our prayers to all the parties involved and their families in this difficult time.
Wrongful Death and Personal Injury Lawyer
Lawyers from Johnson Attorneys Group are well-knowledged and familiar with the state’s aviation laws. Our attorneys can provide the necessary legal assistance to family members of plane crash victims in identifying the persons or companies at-fault and their liabilities for the trauma that they suffered in an accident.
In this specific case, authorities are still determining the precise circumstances that led to the plane crash. If officials prove that negligence or wrongdoing may have been a factor in the accident, the family members of the deceased may have the right to a wrongful death claim. Furthermore, Ms. Nancy Dellamaria and Ms. Chloe King may file a personal injury lawsuit against the at-fault party or entity.
If you, or your loved one, have been involved in a similar incident, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorney Group. You may call our experienced wrongful death and personal injury attorneys at 855-703-4186. Give us a call and we will provide you with a free consultation and help you take the right steps after your accident.