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Narrative:An 86-year-old pilot trying to land a small plane on a private grass airstrip on his own farm miscalculated his speed and hit some trees and a fence on Tuesday morning 12 June 2012. An air ambulance took the pilot to a hospital in Springfield with moderate to serious injuries, including internal injuries, five cracked ribs and a broken leg.
Piper PA-38-112 Tomahawk
|C/n / msn:|| 38-79A0097|
|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1|
|Airplane damage:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||West of Mount Vernon along County Road 1117, MO -
United States of America
|Destination airport:||Private grass airstrip|
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