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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 234230
Last updated: 3 November 2020
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Date:22-MAR-2020
Time:c. 13:45
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172A Skyhawk
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: VH-CBB
C/n / msn: 17247716
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Canyonleigh, west of Bowral, Southern Highlands, NSW -   Australia
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Narrative:
The plane crashed under unknown circumstances.
Both occupants sustained moderate injuries.

Police statement said: "the occupants of the plane a man and woman from Leichhardt self-extricated from the plane and contacted emergency services via phone.
A doctor was winched down to the pair by the Toll Ambulance Rescue Helicopter.
They were treated for an ankle and head injury respectively, before being taken from the scene in stretchers by the NSW SES. The woman was airlifted to Liverpool Hospital, and the man was taken via road to Bowral Hospital, both in a stable condition."

Sources:

https://www.9news.com.au/national/two-injured-in-light-plane-crash-canyonleigh-southern-highlands/e235314c-1802-4fbd-98b1-e30856fe7526
https://www.miragenews.com/two-injured-in-light-plane-crash-southern-highlands/
https://www.police.nsw.gov.au/news/news_article?sq_content_src=%2BdXJsPWh0dHBzJTNBJTJGJTJGZWJpenByZC5wb2xpY2UubnN3Lmdvdi5hdSUyRm1lZGlhJTJGODM3ODcuaHRtbCZhbGw9MQ%3D%3D
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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
22-Mar-2020 07:53 gerard57 Added
22-Mar-2020 08:40 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Cn, Location, Source, Narrative]
23-Mar-2020 10:47 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code]
23-Mar-2020 10:51 Iceman 29 Updated [Source, Embed code, Narrative]

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