A plane I know collapsed during the morning of this September 16 in the mountainous area of the Las Quebradas region, in the state of Durango, Mexico, reported the director of Civil Protection from the municipality of Topia, Juan Humberto Amaya Morga.
Amaya Morga He did not specify the status of the two people who were traveling on board.
The plane, which offered a air taxi, collapsed between the limits of the municipality of Tamazula and Topia, in the El Laurel community. Had the license plate XB-LVT.
In accordance with Millennium, The aircraft he was going through bad weather and did not reach the runway. He reported that before landing the plane, which was flying from El Laurel to El Comedero, presented mechanical failures that caused the collapse, in addition to remarking that, due to the remoteness and complicity of the terrain, it is difficult to access by land.
The director of Civil Protection of the municipality of Topia stated that the agency the report of the crash of the aircraft arrived around 08:00 hours and that in order to arrive at the scene, “several hours” and cross a river “that is swollen”.
It was at that time that the help from the Police and Civil Protection from the municipality of Tamazula and began the transfer of agents of the State Attorney General’s Office.
He is not the only one: on the night of Tuesday, August 4, a plane crash south of the city of San Luis Potosi.
According to the first reports, around 20:30 hours a plane crashed Cessna number 180 of XB-SAC registration that flew over the cerro known as Great Rock.
Neighbors of the colony The Aguaje exercising in the vicinity saw the aircraft lose altitude until it crashed and it was turned upside down.
Witnesses immediately approached to rescue the pilot identified as Carlos Sanchez, 52-year-old, who mentioned being entrepreneur from the local gas company Potogas and according to the report, it is out of danger and with minimal injuries.
Ambulances, firefighters and the police arrived at the scene to carry out the corresponding investigations. According to the crew member, the engines had faults since take off, which were complicated during the flight, so he tried to land forcibly and turned over.
On July 29 there was also a plane crash in the municipality of Cadereyta Jimenez, New Lion.
According to the state government, it was the collapse of a two-seater plane, Rans S-12 model, which was reported to 911 around 14:30 hours, in the vicinity of El Sauce Ranch, about 40 kilometers southeast of Monterrey, capital of the entity.
Elements of Civil protection with the help of all-terrain vehicles, and the recent rains from tropical storm “Hanna” left puddles and muddy areas in the area.
According to the rescue personnel, the aircraft was traveling two men: one died, the pilot, and the other was seriously injured, presenting fractures in his left leg and breathing difficulties, for which the help of a helicopter was needed to transfer him to the Dr. José Eleuterio Gonzalez University Hospital, in Monterrey.
However, their identities and the Causes of the accident.
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