A small, single-engine plane crashed into the hillside next to Highway 76 in Oceanside on Tuesday morning. The plane had two occupants, the driver and passenger. One victim died and another was trapped for nearly 5 hours on the hillside before they were rescued. It has yet to be confirmed whether the driver or the passenger died in this accident. According to NBC News source, the trapped victim was flown to a nearby airstrip where a medical transport helicopter was waiting.
The team at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers send our deepest condolences to the friends and family of the deceased victim. We have the other in our prayers in hopes of a full recovery. If you or someone you know has been involved in an aircraft accident, please call our aircraft accident lawyers to see if we can help you.