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Date Released: 8/1/2012
Subject: Aircraft Accident
Contact: Sgt. Jason Daniels
Case No#: 201203793
Released By: Sgt. Jason Daniels

Location: McKinleyville

On 08/01/2012 at about 6:55 P.M., the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received reports of an aircraft accident on Martin Rd., McKinleyville. Deputies responded, as well as Fire and Medical personnel. Upon arrival, Deputies located a small single engine aircraft in a field. The pilot and only occupant of the aircraft, identified as a 33 year old male from the Chico area was standing by with minor injuries. The NTSB was contacted and the pilot was treated and released on scene. The accident has been turned over to the NTSB and FAA for further investigation.