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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 247614
Last updated: 18 April 2021
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Date:08-FEB-2021
Time:c. 19:30
Type:Silhouette image of generic C172 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 172S Skyhawk SP
Owner/operator:Private
Registration: N1242B
C/n / msn: 172S10307
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Category:Accident
Location:near Conewago Township, Dauphin County, PA -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Private
Departure airport:Trenton-Mercer County Airport, NJ (TTN/KTTN)
Destination airport:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Narrative:
Following a loss of engine power, the aircraft force landed on the PA Turnpike (I-76), at milemarker 257.9 in west bound traffic lanes. Conewago Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.
The aircraft sustained substantial damage after it clipped two tractor trailers. The two occupants were not injured and there were no other reported injuries.

Sources:

https://foxbaltimore.com/news/local/plane-crashes-into-two-tractor-trailers-on-pa-turnpike
https://local21news.com/news/local/plane-crashes-into-two-tractor-trailers-on-pa-turnpike
https://www.wgal.com/article/small-plane-lands-on-pa-turnpike/35453234#
https://www.abc27.com/news/local/small-airplane-conducts-emergency-landing-on-pa-turnpike-in-lancaster-county/
https://www.fox43.com/article/news/local/dauphin-county/plane-makes-emergency-landing/521-a4c05fd2-bb88-4be0-bf22-d1718612fbbd
https://lancasteronline.com/news/local/plane-crashes-into-vehicle-on-pennsylvania-turnpike/article_175d4152-6a69-11eb-9541-0b2d77634144.html
https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N1242B/history/20210208/2154Z/KTTN/L%2040.21219%20-76.53265
https://registry.faa.gov/aircraftinquiry/Search/NNumberResult?nNumberTxt=1242B
https://www.airport-data.com/images/aircraft/000/673/673825.jpg (photo)

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Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
09-Feb-2021 04:49 Geno Added
09-Feb-2021 08:00 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Location, Phase, Source, Narrative]
09-Feb-2021 08:04 RobertMB Updated [Time, Location, Narrative]
09-Feb-2021 18:40 Aerossurance Updated [Operator, Location, Narrative]
10-Feb-2021 18:16 Anon. Updated [Location, Source, Embed code, Narrative]
11-Feb-2021 20:46 Captain Adam Updated [Narrative]

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